A native of Miami, Florida, Alekos "Kosie" Syropoulos has become internationally recognized for his contributions as a jazz saxophonist, keyboardist, composer, producer, and studio musician.
Over the course of his musical career, Alekos has performed and/or recorded with Anderson . Paak, The Midnight, DUX, Stan Taylor, Vulfpeck, Cory Wong, DJ Williams, Tiffany Gouche, JMSN, Sensae, Desi Valentine, Mac Miller, Hollawell, WILDCAT WILDCAT, Western Standard Time Ska Orchestra, Raquel Rodriguez, Sammy Miller & The Congregation, Ruslan Sirota, Madelyn Grant, and The Macpodz.
In 2019, he began releasing new music under the producer moniker "Kosie." As a solo artist, Kosie has begun to release a few singles. "Dynasty to Be" and "Ghost in Me." His aesthetic is fond of atmospheric synth tones, woodwinds, and vibrant rhythms, with an eclectic stylistic reach touching on jazz, hip-hop, funk, and electronic music. His debut album "Beauty Sleep" will be released in the summer of 2019 on all platforms.
As an educator, Alekos teaches private students in the Los Angeles area on saxophone, clarinet, piano, music theory, improv, and music composition. He is a Vandoren performing artist and also teaches on faculty at the South Pasadena Music Conservatory.