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ENGRAVING EXHIBITION

The Megaro Gyzi Festival 2007 opens with an exhibition with title "Santorini through engravings and drawings by Greek artists" from the private collections of Yannis Papaconstantinou and Manolis Lignos. Rare and significant engravings (woodcuts, etchings, lithographs) and drawings by greek artists from 1866 to 2007 will be exhibited.

Duration of exhibition: 1-14/8/2007

At the opening night of the exhibition, the new edition by Cultural Centre Megaro Gyzi will be also presented. It is a new publication entitled "Santorini - Engravings and Drawings by Greek Artists".

This bilingual edition, in greek and english, includes 212 engravings and drawings by 50 Greek artists from 1866 to 2007 with Santorini as theme. Nikos Grigorakis, Art Historian, Writer and Director of the Engraving Museum in Athens, is the Writer, while the collector Yannis Papaconstantinou, Artistic Director of the Cultural Centre Megaro Gyzi, is the Editor of the publication.

Nikos Grigorakis, Art Historian and Writer, will be the speaker of the opening evening.

Photos from the opening evening of the exhibition (1/8/2007)

QUINTETO TANGARTO

HE MAGIC OF ASTOR PIAZZOLLA AND THE ARGENTINIAN TANGOS

LEFTERIS GRIVAS, bandoneon
YORGOS PANAYOTOPOULOS, violin
THOMAS KONTOGEORGIS, piano
YORGOS BEHLIVANOGLOU, guitar
YORGOS ARNIS, contrabass

Following the triumphal performances in 2006 at the Athens Music Hall and the "Patras - 2006 Cultural Capital of Europe", the quintet TANGartO is to appear next August at Megaro Gyzi in Fira, Santorini.

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Photos from the concert (5/8/2007)

Read more: QUINTETO TANGARTO

VICTORIA TAGOULI

A JOURNEY TO GREEK MUSIC

VICTORIA TAGOULI, vocals
CHRISTOS THEODOROU, piano

Two members of the "Speira - Speira" group in diachronic greek songs of Vassilis Tsitsanis, Markos Vamvakaris, Manos Hadjidakis, Mikis Theodorakis, Stavros Xarhakos, Yorgos Zambetas, Thanos Mikroutsikos, Goran Bregovic, Ara Dinkjan, Nikos Antipas, Stamatis Kraounakis and other well-known composers.

Photos from the concert (9/8/2007)

KLAUDIA DELMER

KLAUDIA DELMER, vocals
HELENA CHOUNTA, piano
VANGELIS FAMPAS, guitar

Klaudia Delmer performs, with pianist Helena Chounta, the unreleased song cycle "20 songs of the Greek People" by composer Yannis Konstantinidis (1903-1984) and other songs from her personal discography.

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Photos from the concert (13/8/2007)

Read more: KLAUDIA DELMER