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News Greece » Music: The Legacy of Vassilis Tsitsanis in Greek Music

News channel or source: http://greece.greekreporter.com/2018/01/18/the-legacy-of-vassilis-tsitsanis-in-greek-music/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

When Vassilis Tsitsanis passed away on January 18, 1984, music historians and experts knew that there will never be another Tsitsanis and all popular Greek music from then on would derive from his legacy alone. Tsitsanis’ compositions and bouzouki ...

News Greece » Music: Fort Pierce's Original Greek Festival on Feb. 9-11 benefits church, organizations it supports

News channel or source: https://www.tcpalm.com/story/specialty-publications/luminaries/st-lucie-county/2018/01/22/fort-pierces-original-greek-festival-feb-9-11-benefits-church-organizations-supports/1054919001/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The 39th annual Original Greek Festival returns to St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Fort Pierce on Feb. 9-11. The festival will open at 11 a.m. daily and feature live music, dancing, authentic Greek food, imported Greek wines, beer and other beverages.

News Greece » Music: Greece's Tango with Lions release new album 'Light'

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/greeces-tango-with-lions-release-new-album-light_us_5a5fa50fe4b048d1c4987833
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Stories of separation, pleasures, deconstruction that motivate either nihilism and sinking into darkness, either excessive optimism or the acceptance that darkness and light can steadily coexist in music. This natural coexistence is the thread that unites ...

News Greece » Music: Muslim Refugees Team Up With Anarchists To Shame Greece

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/01/muslim-refugees-anarchists-city-plaza-greece/550067/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

They’re made up of two groups: Greek anarcho-communist activists ... I found the chaotic buzz and aesthetic of a college dorm: cheap furniture, music from competing speakers, walls lined with political posters, and sign-up sheets for an open mic night ...

News Greece » Music: Yannis Fyssas Pays Tribute to Greek Music Icon

News channel or source: http://canada.greekreporter.com/2018/01/19/yannis-fyssas-pays-tribute-to-greek-music-icon/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Yannis Fyssas, leader and founder of Dalaras Tribute Band, grew up in Zografou, Athens, and moved to Vancouver, BC, Canada, when he was 12 years old, with his father. Growing up in Athens, Fyssas could be found sitting for hours playing his guitar and ...

News Greece » Music: People Have Their Spaghetti in a Knot Over Barilla Pasta Ad Featuring Greek Music

News channel or source: http://www.pappaspost.com/people-spaghetti-knot-barilla-pasta-ad-featuring-greek-music/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Barilla knew what they were doing and want people to know that by responding to posts questioning their choice of the song by Greece’s most famous composer. “We chose Zorba’s Dance by Mikis Theodorakis because it represents perfectly, the warm and ...

News Greece » Music: 'A Thousand Thoughts' tells story of Kronos Quartet via stage narration, music, movie clips

News channel or source: http://www.dispatch.com/entertainmentlife/20180122/a-thousand-thoughts-tells-story-of-kronos-quartet-via-stage-narration-music-movie-clips
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Music could be at the heart of it ... with stops in the United Arab Emirates, Great Britain and Greece before a fall tour of the United States. But then what? Can it be shown on, say, Netflix? Possibly, Green said. “In a way, part of the form is the ...

News Greece » Music: Activist works to empower refugees through music

News channel or source: http://dailytrojan.com/2018/01/11/activist-works-empower-refugees-music/
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

The fundraiser managed to collect $10,650. In the process of making this documentary, Serghi organized a Street Music Festival in the divided city of Nicosia, which is Turkish in the north and Greek in the south, mediated by a United Nations buffer zone.

News Greece » Music: ‘Pity’ Film Review: From Greece, a Mordant Comedy About Tragedy

News channel or source: http://www.sfgate.com/entertainment/the-wrap/article/Pity-Film-Review-From-Greece-a-Mordant-12512000.php
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Filippou comes from the Greek school of Yorgos Lanthimos, with whom he co-wrote “Dogtooth” and “The Lobster.” In these milieus, tragedy is unborn comedy, morbidity waiting to transmute into levity. Also Read: Sundance 2018: A Music Fan's Guide to ...

News Greece » Music: Greece-Italy Launch Three-year Cultural Cooperation

News channel or source: https://news.gtp.gr/2018/01/22/greece-italy-launch-cultural-cooperation/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Greece and Italy have launched a three-year cooperation aiming ... co-productions and educational programs in the fields of theater, opera, music and dance. The cooperation will run until 2020. “The aim of the Culture Ministry is to strengthen and ...