“Tales of Sitar” in Syros Island

The dance theater repertory Metamorphosis in association with the Embassy of India,Athens, on the occasion of 75 years of India’s Independence – presents the musical-dance-theatrical performance “Tales of Sitar” by Iasonas Psarakis and Takis Loukatos, under theframework of the Institution “Siros Culture 2021”& at the historic Theater Apollon on 3-4-5September at 21.00 duration 120 minutes. …

Musical & gastronomic trip to India

Thursday, July 29, at 8:30 p.m.at the Vegan Wagon (Dionysos Ave., Nea Makri) Konstantinos Kalaitzis will perform songs from various genres of Indian classical and folk music tradition (khayal, bhajan, ghazal, qawwali, qaul kalbana and kafi), written in various languages (Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu, Tamil and Bengali) and will play guitar, tabla and ghatam. George Mitsikaris …

An excerpt from Sri Aurobido’s epic poem “Savitri” composed by Demis Visvikis

SAVITRI   (excerpt)Composition: Demis Visvikis for soprano, baritone and two pianossoprano: Marie-France Goudébaritone: Steve Maïpiano 1: Nicholas Ongpiano 2: Massanori Kobiki Demis Visvikis in 1996 and 1997, inspired by Savitri, an epic in Twelve Books by the Indian philosopher, poet and writer Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950), composed a work for soprano, baritone and orchestra (or two pianos) …

Revelation of Hindi-style songs on Greek TV with the LAIKINDIA

Lambros Liavas presented in his TV show “Salt of the Earth” the music band LAIKINDIA with a selection of their “Hindi style songs” which were very popular in Greece in the 60’s and were strongly influenced by Indian cinema. The shooting of the show took place in November 2020 and was presented on the Greek …

Indian classical music concert on Thursday, October 22 at Theocharakis Foundation

Jason Psarakis: sitar, esrazSpyros Vassiliadis: tablaGuest Artist: Takis Loukatos, visual arts & choreography / dance Jason Psarakis will appear for the first time at the Theocharakis Foundation, for a unique music night with Sitar and Esratz. Next to him will be Spyros Vassiliadis, who will accompany him with a tabla and Takis Loukatos, who will …

LAIKINDIA – Uniting the Indian with the Greek Music

The musical band LAIKINDIA, inspired by the Greek hindi-style songs of the 60’s, presents a repertoire of 10 songs with simultaneous performance in Greek and Hindi in 3 concerts organized in Athens. Friday, July 3, 2020 at 21.00 : Cobra High, Metro Fix Syngrou (free contribution) Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 21.00: Perperouna , Plato …

“United We Fight” – a song from India dedicated to the world

In its joint efforts to inspire and strengthen India’s fight against COVID 19, the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) brings together composers, musicians and singers from across India, contributing recordings from their homes, in a beautiful musical creation entitled “United we Fight”.  The song is to help people stay united and encourage them to …

Mega Bollywood Dance Show 2019

The 1st Bollywood Dance Academy Greece organizes a Bollywood dance show on Sunday, December 22, 2019, at 7 pm at Anna-Maria Kalouta Theatre (Timokreontos 6A – Neos Kosmos) With the internationally renowned master teachers, dancers and choreographers Dimitratou Anna and Sumon Rudra along with the members of “1st Bollywood Dance Academy Greece”, as well as special guests …