TheRafael was born 1991 in Cyprus
His root is musician family and amazing Crete . From a very young age he began to learn music ,play darabuka and drumming . Rafael has been registered into a Musical Education Center in Paphos and he finished in 3 years greek exams . Rafael teacher was George Rialas. Young talented Rafael takes place on a lot of musical competitions for young drummers and for continue 5 years was in first and second place for drummer in a whole Cyprus . He has also done a lot of private lesson with Rodos Panayiotou in Limasol.
February 2016 started his lessons in Pampafio Odio with a teacher Mike Bodourov and passed exams in RockSchool UK on the 26/6/2016 and got Grade 8 in Distinction. Music perform and recording as member with a lot of jazz ,pop and rock bands . Nastazio Gkoumas jazz band, Necrofysis, MLC Under the number and others. In the year 2011 recorded his first personal CD called New Born with the Under the number Rock Band
In 24 November 2012 Flamenco meets Ethnic jazz with Oscar Guzman flamenco guitar Polis Charalampous guitar,Alexis Charalampous violin and Stephanie Charalampous piano. He played Reggae music with Kypro Paraskeva. Live performance as session drummer with Chari Kostopoulo,Fani Ioannou, Nikol Dalekou, Mairi Papanikola, Pano Galino, Marina Constantinou, Marino Agapiou, Gianni Paloungko, Niko Papagiannopoulo, Giota Kara, Mihael Komitis, Stelios Theocharous, Nasia Fotiade, Fotini Asteriou,Yiota Pavlou, Olivia Hadjifilippou, Lefki Andreou,Marios Petridis, Valentina Stroe, Stelios Constantas, Ifigenia Sotiriadou, Michalis ,Mavros,Tania Ivanova, Chara Adamaki, Skevi Andreou, Vaso Theologou and many others.