The Megaron Organ – 25th Anniversary
CHRISTMAS AT THE MEGARON
The inauguration of the Megaron organ in Christmas 1993 opened up new possibilities for music evens: concerts, festivals, invitations to international artists; it also enabled training the first organists in Greece, who have gone onto international careers as soloists. Among them, Ourania Gassiou: The organist of the Megaron and the French Protestant Church in London presents a programme featuring major works by classical and contemporary composers, showcasing the expansive palette of the king of instruments. A Christmas recital featuring 6,000 pipes!
Works by Felix Mendelssohn, Johann Sebastian Bach, Olivier Messiaen, Eugène Gigout, Marco Enrico Bossi
Ourania Gassiou organ
The maintenance of the Athens Concert Hall organ is supported by Hellenic Petroleum