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Wednesday, 21 June 2017 05:43

La Ponta 360

Explore La Ponta area with Google Maps https://www.google.gr/maps/place/La+Ponta+-+Venetian+Tower-Greek+Bagpipe+Exhibition~Workshop/ \We thank Antigone Vougiouka from Google
National Geographic Traveller decided to feature Greece as their destination of choice and to explore the creative renaissance Greece is experiencing during the economic crisis. Within the edition artists, musicians,…
Europe : le grec comme langue officielle de l’Union européenne Nous comprenons que le brexit s’explique par deux raisons principales. La première est que l’Angleterre ne s’est jamais ressentie comme…
Saturday, 04 February 2017 18:41

Bag Pipes

Various drawings from diffrent types of bagpipes from around the world, among them the Tsambouna/τσαμπούνα
Thursday, 02 February 2017 20:02

Joueuse de Tympanon ~ Automato (video)

joueuse de tympanon La Joueuse de Tympanon is an android created in Germany in 1772 by Pierre kintzing and David Roentgen for the Queen Marie - Antoinette The player is…
The EyeHarp is a gaze- controlled music interface. It aims to allow people with physical disabilities learn and play music. It is open source and free to download and use.…
Read about the influence received by the philosopher Socrates, the Greek concept of agape, transcendent love for others, is kritikal and his embrace of Socrates as a model of civil…
Davdutt Pattanaik is a writer, columnist, illustrator and speaker and recently published the book: Olympus : An Indian Retelling of Greek Myths, which ties Greek mythology to many common factors…
Monday, 02 January 2017 15:38

Our Wishes for 2017

Your first duty, in completing your service to your race, is to feel within you all your ancestors. Your second duty is to throw light on their onrush and to…
Traditional island music by the "Southern Sporades" ie Dodecanese. Mainly located in the island of Kalymnos. Interprets the great violinist-singer Manolis Kottoros. Bagpipe playing Theologian jack. Zither: Fotis Eliamos Laoutokithara:…
Astronomy IN HOMER'S ILIAD: TIME DETERMINATION OF Trojan War Thursday, December 15, 2016, at 19 TOPIC: Astronomy IN HOMER'S ILIAD: TIME DETERMINATION OF Trojan War SPEAKER: Ms. Panagiota Preka Papadima…
Thursday, 27 October 2016 09:32

Ancient Olympia From Above (video)

A tour from above in ancient Olympia, the sanctuary of ancient Greece, the birthplace of the Olympic Games. The origins of the Olympic Games located in 776 BC and held…
Sunday, 18 September 2016 07:54

KINISI Festival of Sound and Music -Santorini

Kinisi Festival is an experiment in bridging gaps between cultures and genres. Musicians and artists from Greece, FYROM, Albania, Kosovo, Romania, Serbia and Bulgaria will gather to play concerts, and…
Saturday, 17 September 2016 12:27

2016 Pan-Cycladic Tsabouna Festival

By Ramona Stout On the island of Ikaria young boys looked on waiting for their moment to join the dance, and elderly men danced together as if there were no…
Saturday, 19 March 2016 09:47

Stelios Petrakis

Stelios Petrakis was born in 1975 and grew up in Sitia, Crete. In 1983 he joined the Sitia School of Music, learning to play the lyra (1983-1993), under the directorship…
Recorded in 1926. with zournas and daouli Musician League, I. Patsios and C. Kokotas. rebetiko.sealabs.net
Traditional outdoor merrymaking during the period of Carnival Tsambouna: Dimitrokallis Lianos and Margaritis Kyriakos 1999 Tripodes village Naxos.
Saturday, 27 February 2016 08:59

Cretan Bagpipe ~ Askomandoura

The askomandoura is pastoral wind cretan musical instrument similar to tsabouna. She brings into the soul of Crete with its imposing sound memories from the past. Enchants the ears of…
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