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The night before: Dimitris Kalantzis Group & the ERT Contemporary Music Orchestra

Start Date: June 17, 2016
End Date: June 17, 2016
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Location: SNFCC Visitors Center, Evripidou & Doiranis Str., Kallithea, 176 74, Athens

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Friday / June 17 / 2016, 21:00
Ellie Rassia

During this second encounter with the audience, the renowned pianist Dimitris Kalantzis and his group, who are considered as the most prominent figures of jazz, in companionship with the ERT Contemporary Music Orchestra, under the conduction of Stathis Soulis and the instrumentation of Yiannis Antonopoulos, present the concert “The night before”, at the outdoor premises of the SNFCC Visitors Center.

With a view towards the canal and the SNFCC complex, Dimitris Kalantzis and the ERT Contemporary Music Orchestra present a jazz depiction of the Greek music of the past. A special musical evening with a repertoire from the works of Yiannidis, Kapnisis, Spartakos, Mouzakis, Morakis and Yakovlev, reinterpreted so as to perform an innovative jazz live, influenced by the sounds of the 50’s and 60’s.

The following event of the concert series entitled “Jazz & Strings”, will take place on Saturday July 2nd at 21:00, showcasing an homage to Latin Jazz.

ERT Contemporary Music Orchestra, conducted by Stathis Soulis

String arrangement: Yiannis Antonopoulos

Dimitris Kalantzis, piano, arrangements, covers

Spiros Panagiotopoulos, drums

Periklis Trivolis, double bass

Giannis Loukatos, guitar

Dimitris Papadopoulos, trumpet

Andreas Polyzogopoulos, trumpet

Giannis Papanastasiou, alto saxophone

Takis Paterelis, tenor saxophone

Giorgos Zareas, trombone

Louis-Enrique Bu Pascual, percussions

With vocalists: Mariza Rizou, Pinelopi Tzanetaki, Terry Varkitzoglou

Free admission

SNFCC Visitors Center

Information: 210 8778396/8 or email at visitorscenter@snfcc.org

*For your convenience, you can use the free shuttle bus service which connects the SNFCC Visitors Center with Syggrou – Fix metro station (starting point from Kallirrois Avenue and arrival on Evripidou street – beginning of the Esplanade). Scheduled routes will take place 30’ before and after each event.

Event categories: music and outdoors.

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