A festival with guest artists from around the world performing music from the middle ages to flamenco and Greek popular repertory and from the Italian mandonin tradition to French music and songs made popular by Edif Piaf...
June / July concerts
Thursday 26 June
Greek singers and instrumentalists Fotini Velessiotou & Vaggelis Kazantzis present their work inspired by greek rebetiko and traditional music.
Fotini Velessiotou - voice
Vaggelis Kazantzis - voice, guitar and saz
Dimitris Brentas - traditional clarinet, gaida, kaval
Dionissis Makris - bass, bouzouki
Yiorgos Magalios - percussion
Thursday 3 July
Traditional songs and dances from the East and the West.
Ex Silentio ensemble
Natalia Lampadaki - song
Tobias Schlierf - song, viela, harp
Dimitris Kountouras - recorder, flutes
Nikos Varelas - percussion
Wednesday 9 July
"Andalucía antes y después"
Flamenco night by the Greek - Spanish ensemble "Ronda al alba"
Thursday 10 July
Greek singer and songwriter Thodoris Kotonias and his band perform Greek music.
Nikos Verikokos - violin
Nikos Yeorgousakis - guitars
Dionissis Theodossis - clarinet
Kostas Mavridakis - bass
Dimitris Bossinakos - percussion
Tuesday 15 July
"Padam, padam, padam... an unforgettable love tune"
Works by Fauré, Lekeu, Poulenc, Tati, Kassap, Piazzolla, Brel, Weill, and songs made popular by Edif Piaf.
Jean-Pierre Baraglioli, saxophone soprano
Philippe Portejoie, saxophone alto,
Clément Himbert, saxophone ténor
Alexandre Souillart, saxophone baryton
Anthony Millet, accordéon
Ute Gfrerer, soprano
Thursday 17 July
"Manos Hatzidakis was fond of Antonio Vivaldi"
Works by Vivaldi, Calace, Rota, Hatzidakis among others.
The Athenean Mandolinata "N. Lavdas" conducted by Yannis Yannopoulos, featuring Italian mandolinist Ugo Orlandi and singer Ioanna Forti.