Concert: A Tribute to Nikos Xylouris

Family members of the famed Cretan composer and lyra player Nikos Xylouris, or "Psaronikos," will join conductor Stavros Xarchakos for a very special evening in his honor.


Sep

21

Xylouris Tribute

Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Conductor and songwriter Stavros Xarchakos pays tribute to the great Cretan lyra player and composer Nikos Xylouris (1936-80) with a big concert at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus Theater.

The list of guest stars joining the 13-member orchestra includes members of the legendary musician’s family who carry on in his footsteps – Antonis (Psarantonis), Yiannis, Giorgis, Niki, Lambis and Eleftheria Xylouris – as well as vocalists Miltos Paschalidis, Christos Thivaios and Iro Saia.

 

Doors open at 21:00, and seats can be reserved at Ticket Services (39 Panepistimiou, ticketservices.gr, Tel (+30) 210.723.4567).

This article was previously published at ekathimerini.com.



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