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What’s On > events around Greece July 25, 2006

Posted by grhomeboy in Arts Events Greece.

Little Theater of Epidaurus
Epidaurus, tel Athens 210 9282900/Epidaurus 27530 22026.
Shows start at 9.30 p.m. Tickets are available at the Hellenic Festival box office (39 Panepistimiou street, tel 210 3272000).

– Friday & Saturday: “Piandaemonium:” Pianists Haralambos Angelopoulos, Antonis Anissengos, Eftychia Veniota, Domna Evnouchidou, Nikos Zafranas, Stefanos Thomopoulos, Lenio Liatsou, Maya Luescher, Irini Mavrou, Christos Noulis, Thodoros Tzovanakis and Costas Hardas will interpret works by Thodoros Antoniou, Vassos Nikolaou, Giorgos Koumentakis, Nikos Skalkottas, Albert Lavignac, Mack Wilberg and George-Emmanuel Lazaridis.

Sani Festival
Sani, Cassandra. For information/tickets: tel Thessaloniki 2310 317327.
Tickets can also be purchased at Thessaloniki’s Stereodisk store (4 Aristotelous Sq), Public at the Sani Resort in Halkidiki, and Wow in Sani Marina.

– August 4: Ethnic by the Hadouk Trio (Didier Malherbe, Roy Ehrlich and Steve Shehan). (9.30 p.m. on Sani Hill.)
– August 5: World music, influenced by film music, jazz and more, by Brazilian singer Milton Nascimento and his quartet (keyboardist Lincoln Continentino, bassist Gastao Villeroy, drummer Lincoln Cheib and guitarist Wilson Lopes). (9.30 p.m. on Sani Hill.)
– August 6: Mixture of traditional Latin with jazz, tango, cante jondo and groovy blues, by Minino Garay and Los Tambores del Sur. (9.30 p.m. on Sani Hill.)

Summer Festival
For information: tel 22750 22215/24047.

– Tonight: Medieval Spanish and Cretan music by Spanish ethnic ensemble L’ham de Foc. (At Evdilos.)
– Thursday & Friday: Mediterranean music by Tunisian singer Lamia Bedioui and the Theros band. (At Aghios Kyrikos on Thursday and at Raches on Friday.)
– Sunday: Compositions by Astor Piazzolla and other Argentinean melodies by the Tangarto ensemble. (At Evdilos.)
– July 31: Concert by Poland’s Motion accordion trio. (At Evdilos.)

Brass & Woodwind Instruments Festival
For information: tel 26920 23880/24234/23780.

– Friday: Concert by the municipal band. (9 p.m. on the main pedestrian street.)
– Saturday: Concert by trumpet player Andrea Giuffredi.
– Sunday: “Jazz in the Street” with various ensembles and the Andrea Giuffredi Quartet. (9 p.m. in the main square.)

Ancient Philippi Theater
Tel. 2510 620566/220876-7.

– Sunday: Classical music concert with the winner of the international Mozart piano competition, with the participation of Kavala’s Municipal Conservatory orchestra, as well as the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir.

2006 European Cultural Capital
Events take place at different venues around the city. For information, call 2610 368000 or log on to www.patra2006.gr.

– July 31: Latin compositions by Carlos Guastavino, Silvestre Revueltas, Michael Daugherty, Villa-Lobos and Piazzolla, with guitarist Manuel Barrueco and the Cuarteto Latinoamericano. (9.30 p.m. at the Roman Odeon.)

Manolis Kalomiris Festival
Events are held at various venues across the island. For information and tickets, call Samos 22730 80005 or Athens 210 5248304.

– Saturday: Russian piano duet Maxim Mogilevsky and Svetlana Smolina will interpret works by Shostakovich, Prokofiev, Liszt and Dvorak. (9 p.m. at the Vathy Town Hall.)

Summer Festival
Events are held at different venues around the island. For information, contact the Municipality of Tinos, tel 22830 22234/23780.

– Friday: Flamenco with Greek-Spanish ensemble Ronda al Alba. (At the Church Lyceum.)
– Saturday: Piano recital by Dimitris Sgouros. (At the Foundation of Tinos Civilization.)

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