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Music of the World

Music of the World

Songs by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Louis Bonfa, Ariel Ramirez, melodies from Mercedes Sosa. Traditional songs from Venezuela, Mexico and Cuba. In Spain, music by Manuell de Falla, H.Rodrigo, melodies of Madradeus from Portugal. In Italy, we find songs by Nino Rota, Nicola Piovani, Fabricio de Andre, songs from the Greek–speaking villages of South Italy. The musical journey ends by coming across the music of Manos Chatzidakis.

Athina Dimitrakopoulou, Vocals
Aris Balatsoukas, Guitar
Aris Balatsukas studied classical guitar with Michalis Karakontis and theory with Nikos Harizanos. He is involved with music as composer and performer of musical works in various groups and with transcriptions of musical works for guitar. In recent years he has been studying nei (found in Turkish, Arabic, Egyptian and Persian cultures with different idioms).
[Biography updated on: 31/10/2017]

Saturday, 17 February, 2018 @ 22:00