"Who in my life ..." The Cultural Center "Technopolis 20 ' hosts Sotiris Karagiorgi, Evagoras Karageorgis and Stelios Cacoyannis in a tribute concert to the composer Mikis Theodorakis.
Sunday, August 9, 2015, at 8:00 m. m. "They 90 years have passed since the birth of the great Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis who lived a turbulent, hectic and very creative life. He left with his musical work, important intellectual legacy to us and to the generations to 'RTHOUN. Boundless his work and music very important for Greece. We chose to present some of the greatest songs of innumerable cycles of songs that he has composed. Through the diverse music of production stands out, above all, political Theodorakis, the man who cared, he fought and struggled to jail for justice and democracy in his country and the whole world.
" Mikis Theodorakis Mikis Theodorakis (b. 1925) is one of the most important contemporary Greek composers. Alongside was a politician, a former minister, 4 times a Member of Greek parliament and activist honored with the Lenin Peace Prize (1983). He has worked with all kinds of music and has composed the probably most recognizable Greek pace internationally, the Sirtaki "Zorba" (1964), based on traditional Cretan music. His compositions have been interpreted by world-renowned artists, such as the Beatles, the Shirley bass and Édith Piaf, and has written music for blockbuster movies such as Phaedra (1962), Alexis Zorbas (1964) , Z. (1969) and Serpico (1973). He has also dealt with classical music writing agreements, oratorios, ballets, operas and chamber music. However, the most important work considered the poetry set to music, namely the composition of folk music, using as winning poets poems verses Greek and foreign origin, as Yiannis Ritsos, George Seferis (Nobel 1963), Pablo Neruda (Nobel 1971), Odysseas Elytis (Nobel 1979).
Thanks to set to music the poetry of M. Theodorakis, Greece is perhaps the only country in the world where a large percentage of people used to listen awarded poetry set to music during their daily activities. About coefficients Sotiris Karagiorgis known musician , teacher and composer in the area of Paphos and Cyprus in general. Through his personal work, the collective of musical work and years of presence in the field of choral music and artistic Greek song enjoyed a significant musical presence.
Evagoras Karageorgis musician, teacher and composer, has worked intensely with the Cypriot music but and Greek music. He has written classical music, music for theater and television and has made several concerts with his own musical compositions and songs.
Stelios Cacoyannis was a student and musician for decades constant collaborator and performer of songs Sotiris Karagiorgi and other composers. It features distinctive, mellow and soulful voice, along with his great experience in artistic Greek music.
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