Greek Singers Athens Yiannis Ploutarchos
Yiannis Ploutarchos Live. Photograph: courtesy of Fotaerio

GREEK SINGERS PERFORMING IN ATHENS

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Where: Various locations around Athens
When: Throughout February & March 2018
Why Go: Experience the latest in modern Greek music LIVE

Experience the latest in the Greek music scene as Greek singers take up residence at various venues around the city, making it a highlight of the winter season in Athens. Here are our top picks of Greek singers performing in Athens this month.

Are you coming later in the year? Let us know when you are coming to Athens and we’ll keep you up to date as acts are announced.

FEBRUARY & MARCH 2018

ELEFTHERIA ARVANITAKI

THIRTY YEARS OF SONGS

Monday nights from February 26 to March 19

Greek Singers in Athens Arvanitaki

Eleftheria Arvanitaki. Greek Singers in Athens

Since the start of her career, legendary Greek songstress Eleftheria Arvanitaki has set poetry to music, interpreting works by Sappho, Maria Polydouri, Kostas Karyotakis and others. She has collaborated with several great composers including Nikos Mamangakis and Ara Dinkjian. Her work has reached wide audiences in Greece and around the world through her unique voice and music.

Eleftheria Arvanitaki will perform on Gazarte’s main stage from February 26 with her biggest hits.

Every Monday at 8:45pm from February 26

Where: Gazarte, 32-34 Voutadon St Gazi, Athens.

Closest metro station: Keramikos (Blue Line)

For the taxi driver: Gazarte, Βουτάδων 32-34, Γκάζι

Tickets from 12 euros

Pre-sale: Tickets Available Here

ANTONIS REMOS

with ELENI FOUREIRA

Every Friday and Saturday in February

Greek Singers Athens Antonis Remos

Antonis Remos | Greek Singers in Athens

Capping another year of number one hits in Greece, Antonis Remos returns to his residency at the Athens Arena for the winter. Accompanied by up and coming songstress ELeni Foureira.

Every Friday & Saturday at 10:30pm

Where: Athens Arena,166 Panagi Tsaldari Avenue (Pireos 166)

Tickets from 15 euros

Pre-sale: Call the venue directly to book a table +30 210 347 1111

MARINELLA – VITALI – GLYKERIA

‘The Female Case’ “ΓΥΝΑΙΚΕΙΑ ΥΠΟΘΕΣΗ”

Every Saturday and Sunday in February and March

Greek singers Athens Marinella Vitali Glykeria

From left: Eleni Vitali, Marinella and Glykeria

Three of the great songstresses of Greek music, combine their unique talents and timeless interpretations on stage. After a successful summer tour around Greece and abroad, Marinella, Eleni Vitali and Glykeria are reunited in Athens for the winter season.

Every Sat at 10:30pm and Sun at 6:00pm

Where: Gazi Live, 11 Iera St Gazi

For the taxi driver: Γκάζι Live, Ιερά οδός 11, Γκάζι

Tickets from 15 euros

Pre-sale: Tickets Available Here

YIANNIS PLOUTARCHOS & ILIAS VRETTOS

With The Kings

Every Friday & Saturday throughout February

Greek Singers Athens Yiannis Ploutarchos

Yiannis Ploutarchos Live. Photograph: courtesy of Fotaerio

Popular Greek singer and songwriter, Yiannis Ploutarchos will draw in the crowds throughout December at this new music venue in central Athens. Considered one of the most popular “laiko” singers of his generation, his deep voice is attributed to having a genuine laiko sound. Ploutarchos will be joined on stage by Greek pop singer Ilias Vrettos with appearances by musical group The Kings who fuse fresh sounds of Pop-Dance and RNB.

Get acquainted with these artists here: http://fotaerio.gr/sxima/

Every Fri and Sat from 10:30pm.

Where: Fotaerio, 102 – 104 Pireos St, Gazi

For the taxi driver: ΦΩΤΑΕΡΙΟ, Πειραιώς 102-104, Γκάζι

Tickets and reservations directly with venue. E. [email protected] T. +30 210 3413 888

ALKISTIS PROTOPSALTI

Saturday’s in February & March

Greek Singers Athens Protopsalti

A perfect way of exploring the music and culture of Greece with the legendary performer Alkistis Protopsalti. A nine piece orchestra will accompany, led by Greek composer and conductor Stavros Harhakos on the Gazarte Main Stage.

Performance starts at 9:30pm Saturdays and 8:30pm Sundays

Where: Gazarte, 32-34 Voutadon St Gazi, Athens.

Closest metro station: Keramikos (Blue Line)

For the taxi driver: Gazarte, Βουτάδων 32-34, Γκάζι

Tickets from 15 euros

Pre-sale: Tickets Available Here

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A QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE TO GREEK MUSIC GENRES

LAIKA is urban folk music or Greek pop which makes up the majority of Greek mainstream music.

ENTEHNA contains orchestral elements combining Greek folk along with the more popular sounds of “Laika”.

REMBETIKA in simple terms is the Greek blues. It is traditional music of the late 19th century where the basic instruments are the bouzouki, Greek baglama and tzouras.

 

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