After several years of participation, this year ARTos & Theama is very happy to wellcome WOMEX 2012 in our hometown, Thessaloniki!!
Some of our featuring artists are:
- The "internationally acclaimed hot name on the Greek music scene" - the Greek singer ELEFTHERIA ARVANITAKI!
NEW UPCOMING ALBUM!!!
- The (almost Greek) Armenian oud soloist and composer ARA DINKJIAN, who amazed the audience with his Showcase in WOMEX 2011 and will perform in London Jazz Festival, 18/11/2012.
NEW UPCOMING ALBUM!!
- MÁRTA SEBESTYÉN & The Görög Ensemble with their uniting project Bridges, connecting the pentatonic scale of Hepirus with the traditional Hungarian music!
NEW UPCOMING LIVE CD from their concert in Palace of Arts, Budapest, Hungary.
- MANOS ACHALONOTOPOULOS
The "moderst man who firts came to international attention through his wonderful album "Yakinthos" is one of the best clarinet players around", Folk Roots
Walking to the paths from Meyhane to Kafe Aman, Loxandra's last album, ""Meyhane - Kafe Aman" reached #8 of the World Music Charts Europe!
- "MARKOS THE FRANGOSYRIAN"
A brand new project, tribute to the "Patriarch of Rembetiko", Markos Vamvakaris, curated by the most important and successful Greek lyricist of the last 30 years LINA NIKOLAKOPOULOU.
and many more!!
Visit our website to find more about our artists!!!
article submitted by:Anastasia Tamouridou, ARTos & Theama