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Camerata Junior

Camerata Junior – The Friends of Music Youth Orchestra and orchestra in residence of Megaron, is dynamically present in musical orchestral education for twelve years now. Recently, it was transformed from a string orchestra to a symphony one, adding to its composition a wind section and gradually expanding its capabilities together with its repertoire. Today’s […]

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Tango Greco

The Athens Municipality’s Mandolinata Estudiantina “Dionysios Lavrangas”, which has been entertaining is loyal fans for many years now, presents the most beautiful Greek tangos written by Attik, Giannidis, Chairopoulos, Sougioul, Morakis, Mouzakis and other beloved composers of “light” songs. The fifteen virtuoso musicians (mandolins, mandolas, guitars, violin, flute, accordion, cello, double bass) are accompanied by […]

Πολυχρόνου- Μαραγκού

The Greek Song

As Hellenism already counts the memories of one hundred years since the Asia Minor tragedy, The Friends of Music Society presents a special tribute to the composers born in Asia Minor and Constantinople around the turn of the 19th century. The most important of them, Manolis Kalomoiris, passed away sixty years ago and was born […]

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Johann Strauss Ensemble

The magical Christmas atmosphere becomes more festive with the music of Vienna! Decorated with flowers, Megaron’s stage will be ready to welcome once again the Athenian audience with authentic renderings of the of the Strauss family composers by the Johann Strauss Ensemble from Austria, led by its conductor Russell McGregor. In this year’s edition of […]

Γ. ΚΟΡΔΗΣ_ΤΑ ΕΙΣΟΔΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΘΕΟΤΟΚΟΥ, ΑΥΓΟΤΕΜΠΕΡΑ ΣΕ ΞΥΛΟ, 70Χ70 ΕΚ.

The Maestros of the Psaltic Art

The Maestros of the Psaltic Art –the internationally acclaimed Choir of Chanters founded by Grigorios Stathis–, conducted by Choirmaster Achilleas Chaldaiakis, present a melodic festival dedicated to the religious feasts of The Entry of The Most Holy Theotokos (Mother of God) and of the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas). The actors Ifigenia Griva and Nikolaos […]

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Art Campus 2022

In the framework of the “Art Campus” educational programme of The Friends of Music Society, 37 young musicians from all over Greece (playing strings, winds and the piano) were hosted this year (from 11 to 28 July) at the Perrotis College of the American Farm School in Thessaloniki, where they participated in chamber music ensembles […]

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Duo is Orchestra

The rare as well as enchanting coexistence of the classical guitar with the cello and the unexpectedly rich, warm and evocative sound world that they create, drove cellist Asterios Pouftis and guitarist Nikos Balogiannis to form Duo is Orchestra. Their purpose is to approach and explore a wide repertoire spanning from the Renaissance era to […]

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Camerata Junior

After two years of forced abstention from its regular Megaron concerts, Camerata Junior – The Friends of Music Youth Orchestra and orchestra in residence at Megaron the Athens Concert Hall, led by its conductor and teacher Nikos Chaliasas, is eagerly looking forward to sharing its new repertoire with the audience. The Children’s Camerata and the […]

Συλλογος- Βουδούρη

A tribute to Aris and Lillian Voudouri

The Friends of Music Society welcomes once again the Athens Philharmonia Orchestra, with which it collaborates to promote and showcase Greek musical creation. Chaired by Professor of Musicology Nikos Maliaras and with conductor Byron Fidetzis as its Artistic Director, in 2019 the Orchestra participated in the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the founding of […]

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Leonidas Kavakos, violin
Enrico Pace, piano

In their new concert in Athens, Leonidas Kavakos and Enrico Pace perform compositions by Schubert, Schumann, Bartok and Saariaho, which span a timeframe that begins in the late classical period and extends to the present day. This particularly demanding and technically challenging programme, whose works are full of lyricism and artistry, musicality and modernity, covers […]

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