Angelique Ionatos: A Greek Singer Adored by the French

Internationally known Greek poet and singer Angelique Ionatos moved from Greece to Belgium at the age of 13, during the military junta. Later, in...

Greek Pianist Receives Standing Ovation After Performance in Rome

Music lovers in Rome gave Greek pianist Alexandros Kapelis a standing ovation at the Auditorium Parco della Musica, after his unprecedented “Greek Myth and...

Greek-Turkish Youth Orchestra to Perform in Rhodes and Marmaris in September

The Greek-Turkish Youth Orchestra (GTYO), composed of 50 talented young Greek and Turkish musicians aged between 16 and 26, will perform in two major...

Belgian Composer Wim Mertens Inspired by Ancient Greek City

Famous Belgian composer, pianist, guitarist and musicologist Wim Mertens announced that he intends to write a new musical piece about the ancient Greek city of Nicopolis,...

Famous Greek Singer Maria Farantouri to Perform in Istanbul

Famous Greek singer and political activist Maria Farantouri will perform to Istanbul fans at Harbiye Open-Air Theater on August 2 to celebrate composer Mikis Theodorakis' 90th...

Russian Eurovision Contestant Grew Up in Greece

The Russian singer who participated in this year’s 60th Eurovision Song Contest spent the first years of her life in Greece. Polina Gagarina’s “A...

Greek Doctor-Turned-Artist Charms Audiences With her Music

Xanthoula Dakovanou is a Greek singer and doctor who has managed to combine her two passions -medicine and music- through her studies. She lives in...

Norwegian Eurovision Contestant Has Greek Origins

Norway’s Eurovision contestant, who will represent the country in Vienna, is a 17-year-old Greek-Norwegian singer, named Ira Konstantinidis. Just a few days before March 14,...

“Greek Wine” Austrian Performer Dies in Switzerland

Udo Jurgens, a great Austrian musician, died on Sunday, December 21, at the age of 80. “He was a great Austrian who wrote music...

Savvopoulos to Perform for Greek School in Istanbul

The students of Zografeion Greek school in Istanbul will have the unique opportunity of attending, along with students of Mandoulides school, a musical performance...