Concert in Honor of Mikis Theodorakis 90th Birthday

theodorakis-mikisA concert in honor of Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis will take place on Wednesday on the occasion of his 90th birthday.

The popular orchestra “Mikis Theodorakis” will participate: piano Yiannis Belonis, bouzouki Thanassis Vassilas and Yiannis Matsoukas, guitar Vangelis Kontaratos, cello Marilisa Papadouri, accordion Lefteris Grivas, bass Stavros Kavalieratos, drums Nikos Skomopoulos, percussion Stefanos Theodorakis-Papangelidis.

Theodorakis will also attend the concert that starts at 9:00 pm.

In the meantime, the film “Recycling Medea” by Asteris Koutoulas makes its world premiere tonight in the framework of the commemoration of the renowned Greek composer’s 90th birthday.

Koutoulas has been Theodorakis’ music producer and manager abroad since 1986 and has worked with him in many countries such as Australia, Canada, Chile, Israel and Russia.

(source: ana-mpa)