music

Rebetiko music genre inscribed in the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list

During UNESCO’s 12th annual meeting, held in Korea on December 4-9, the rebetiko music genre was included in the organization’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list....

Holidays at the Acropolis Museum

A variety of activities for children and adults is offered by the Acropolis Museum as part of its holiday season planning, with musical performances,...

Holiday carols at the Onassis Cultural Center

On December 22-23, at the Onassis Cultural Center, children of all ages, performers, five composers, a writer, a director and a narrator sing Christmas...

The Greek Youth Symphony Orchestra was introduced to the audience

Dionysis Grammenos, founder and artistic director of the Greek Youth Symphony Orchestra has presented to the audience the ensemble as well as the dates...

Sun Ra Arkestra at the Onassis Cultural Centre

With their motto "Space is the Place" and their trademark space tunics, the legendary Sun Ra's orchestra goes on stage to celebrate 60 years...

Performances for children at the Theocharakis Foundation

The Theocharakis Foundation’s schedule includes two performances for children of ages 6 and up, intended to acquaint them with the history of music through...

Mark Ribot performs at the Onassis Cultural Center

Mark Ribot, the musician who moves easily between no wave, free jazz, rock and Cuban music comes to Athens for the first time, filling...

Onassis Foundation musical workshops for children on the autism spectrum

For children on the broader autism spectrum, music provides a motive to interact with their environment, develop their communication skills and have positive experiences...

Maria Farantouri awarded international prize for her “unparalleled voice and interpretation”

Maria Farantouri was awarded this year’s Liber Press Song, who nabbed the international Spanish prize "for her unparalleled voice and interpretation, her offer and...

Tigran Hamasyan plays at Parnassos Literary Club

Tigran Hamasyan, the young Armenian pianist who has attracted international attention in the jazz music scene and beyond, is an artist who manages to...