The Athens State Orchestra is the oldest orchestral music ensemble in Greece and a top-flight symphonic orchestra with far-ranging activity. Especially for the “Parklife” concert at the Great Lawn, the Orchestra was directed by the distinguished Greek conductor Vladimiros Symeonidis, featuring the young and gifted Vassia Zacharopoulou and Spyros Klissas[…]
On the 27th of April, Piraeus welcomed at the Piraeus’ Municipal Theater the biggest guitaristic event that has ever took place in this theater: “100 Guitars for Piraeus”. Soloists: Vangelis Boudounis, Maro Razi, Stelios Golgaris, Vassilis Mastorakis, Mihalis Sourvinos, Vassia Zacharopoulou and the “String Demons”. Conductor: Vangelis Boudounis.
Love, Philosophy, Poetry: photos and video extracts from this wonderful evening at Greek National Operas’ Foyer
Haris Akriviadis’ photos and video from our concert Love, Philosophy, Poetry at GNO’s Foyer last night.
Celebrated Greek tenor Mario Frangoulis takes the stage for a good cause on December 14& 15, for a Christmas charity event to take place at Pallas Theater, Athens. Mr Frangoulis will present his latest work “Tales of Christmas”, to the accompaniment of the Athens Municipal Orchestra, conducted by Loukas Karytinos, with proceeds going to support[…]
200 Guitars plus The String Demons –Konstandinos Boudounis, Lydia Boudounis, plus 3 exceptional musicians – Haris Panagiotopoulos, Osvald Amiralis, Konstadinos Delogiannis, plus 4 wonderful perfomers with exceptional voices – sopranos Vassia Zacharopoulou, Christina Spiliakopoulou, Eleanna Konstanda and Effie Papadopoulou- but also 2 choruses od the National Greek Conservatory, have succeded[…]
A giantic music scheme of 200 guitars at Megaron Concert Hall for 2 great concerts at 23 and 24th of October 2015, conducted by Evaggelos Boudounis. The first concert (23/10) is entitled “200 guitars for Greece- E. Boudounis”. The second one (24/10) “200 guitars for Manos”, is dedicated to the[…]
“Right to Music“: Athens State Orchestras‘ popular educational music program reminds us that access to music is a right everyone should enjoy, specially children. Within Athens, a number of A.S.O. ensembles—from duos to chamber orchestras—have been busy performing free concerts in special schools, children’s institutions, schools in depressed areas, children’s hospitals, correctional[…]
By Katerina I. Anesti The three Princesses of Nikos Kypourgos Opera “Beware! The Prince is Messy” Vassia Zacharopoulou, Marianna Mansola and Maria Mavromati, ate candies with Katerina Anesti.
With a crowd of thousand glamorous guests the 14th International Fashion Week of Athens, Athens Xclusive Designers Week, was completed at Megaro Ethnikis Asfalistikis, with the presentation of the collections of 23 important Greek and international designers for Spring/Summer 2014 and many side events. Greek designer Laskaris reserved for his[…]
Opera divas perform arias from famous operas’ mad scenes, dressed in haute couture. A very special event where lyric art meets fashion. By Eli Kis