News Greece » Music: Greek Vocalist Maria Farantouri Performs at Carnegie Hall May 12
On Saturday, May 12 at 8:00 p.m., celebrated Greek vocalist Maria Farantouri returns to Carnegie Hall after more than two decades for a performance celebrating the music of legendary composer Mikis Theodorakis in Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage.
News Greece » Music: Past and Present, the Orpheus Myth Makes Us Rethink Music
According to one version of the Greek myth, Orpheus is torn to bits, with his disembodied head crying out Eurydice’s name. The question of who is wooed by the power of music continued to linger in my mind after my weekend of Orphean operas. I found ...
News Greece » Music: Greek taverna Syrtaki replaces Long Beach Diner
in the 1964 film), and upbeat Greek music fills the room. Owner Theodore Agelis, who moved from Greece 45 years ago and took over the Long Beach Diner in 2014, decided to make the switch, noting that there are many diners in Long Beach, but no Greek taverna.
News Greece » Music: UALR restricts activities of 2 Greek organizations as it investigates 'racially insensitive' video
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock has restricted the activities of two of its Greek organizations as it investigates ... "The Fraternity understands social events and music are a part of student and adult life; however our conduct at all times ...
News Greece » Music: Orion Township Public Library celebrates Greek culture at spring fundraiser
“We are thrilled to have the Levendes with us at Passport to Spring and bring the event to life with their dynamic Greek music and entertainment,” said Martha Wheeler, president of the Friends of the Orion Township Library. “The dance floor will be ...
News Greece » Music: Greek Classical Guitarist Makes Her Sacramento Debut
Students and fans of classical guitar will be able to learn from and listen to the music of the Greek classical guitarist Eleftheria Kotzia. Kotzia has performed all over the world – but never before in Sacramento. That changes Saturday night with her ...
News Greece » Music: San Diego Greek Festival
This annual gathering offers a variety of Greek cuisine, handmade pastries, and traditional Greek coffee, all within the festive atmosphere of music and dance. Live bands will perform both traditional and contemporary Greek music, and youth dance troupes ...
News Greece » Music: Greek community helps Harmony House
Greek Sing closed out Greek Week ... Yes, we have great culture and music, but we also have great nonprofits who are really serving people in need."
News Greece » Music: Music that speaks to you
The music speaks to you.” Khristenko would know ... Specifically, he was motivated by the opportunity to travel and meet people from other places. “I was in Greece and saw Athens when I was 12. I went to Italy at 11 and saw Pompeii.
News Greece » Music: WAHID to bring Greek, Persian and western jazz music to show
WAHID will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday, April 29, at Village Homes Community Center, 2661 Portage Bay East in Davis. WAHID is a musical dialogue between two versatile musicians, Chris Wabich on frame drums and Dimitris Mahlis on oud, who approach ...