Grapevine: Balfour Day at Middle East Mean
The Jerusalem Post mobile websiteGrapevine: Balfour Day at Middle East Mean TimeThe Jerusalem Post mobile websiteEarly in her career she worked with many well-known Greek composers, such as Giannis Spanos, Manos Hatzidakis, Mikis Theodorakis and Lakis Papadopoulos. Her sweet voice and clear diction made her an alltime favorite all over Greece. Israeli fans of ...and more »
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 11:26 am
Popular Greek 'new wave' singer Arleta dies
Tornos News International Edition (press release)Popular Greek 'new wave' singer Arleta dies at 72Tornos News International Edition (press release)She worked with many well-known Greek composers such as Giannis Spanos, Manos Hatzidakis and Mikis Theodorakis and produced popular hits such as 'Serenata', 'Tsai Yasemiou', 'Bar to Navagio' and 'To Tragoudi tis Erimou'. Apart from singing and ...
Posted on 9 August 2017 | 9:50 am
Carnegie Hall 2017—2018 Season to Include
Carnegie Hall 2017—2018 Season to Include Pop, World Music, and JazzBroadway WorldMaria Farantouri has been associated with legendary Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis and his music for more than 40 years. On May 12, the world-renowned singer, accompanied by a chamber ensemble, performs some of his best-loved songs, as well as ...
Posted on 8 August 2017 | 2:40 pm
Iconic singer-songwriter, Arleta, dead at
KathimeriniIconic singer-songwriter, Arleta, dead at age 72 | News ...KathimeriniAthens-born singer-songwriter Arleta died Tuesday morning at the age of 72 at an Athens hospital where she had been in the intensive care unit after suffering a ...Iconic New Wave Singer Arletta Dead at 72 | GreekReporter.comGreek Reporterall 2 news articles »
Posted on 8 August 2017 | 11:43 am
10 of the best political thrillers ever made
durhamregion.com10 of the best political thrillers ever made from Whitby's Andy Mereydurhamregion.comYves Montand, Jean-Louis Trintignant, directed by Costa-Gavras. Highly-charged but mildly-fictionalized demise of a corrupt military junta that once ruled Greece. Mikis Theodorakis's music is captivating and greatly enhances the relentless, tight aura ...
Posted on 7 August 2017 | 1:24 am
Let the festivities begin
He is the youngest singer to have performed Aksion Esti, a series of poems by Odysseas Elytis put to music by Mikis Theodorakis, and he also performed the song that accompanied the Olympic flame on its journey back to Athens in 2004. But for true fans ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:02 pm
SYRIZA Left Platform Rebels Announce New
It is expected that the new party will be endorsed by a personality of great caliber such as Mikis Theodorakis or Manolis Glezos. Parliament President Zoe Konstantopoulou is certain to follow the “Popular Unity.” On the contrary, former Finance ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 11:34 pm
A tribute for Theodorakis 90th birthday in
The special tribute will take place on Wednesday, July 30th and "Mikis Theodorakis" orchestra will be performing, and according to press release Theodorakis will also attend the concert that starts at 21.00. Meanwhile, in the framework of the commemoration ...
Posted on 28 July 2015 | 10:31 pm
Greece’s musical hero: Mikis Theodorakis
His impact not only on Greece's music but also its politics is unparalleled. As renowned Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis turns 90, singer Maria Farantouri recalls their years of close collaboration. Born on July 29, 1925 on the island of Chios ...
Posted on 27 July 2015 | 10:00 am
Mikis Theodorakis supports KKE rally against
A few days after meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, revered composer Mikis Theodorakis has issued a statement where he expresses his support for a KKE rally organized in Syntagma Square against the recent Eurogroup agreement. Mr. Theodorakis ...
Posted on 26 February 2015 | 5:29 pm