The Cretan lyra seminar with Zacharias Spyridakis will focus both on Lyra and on Cretan music in general, in combination with the rest of the Cretan tradition instruments’ such as Laouto, Mandolin and Askomantoura.
More precisely the students will be introduced to the history of the instrument, the tuning, the techniques and the most representative repertoire. The creation of music ensembles and traditional duos will be as well part of the seminar’s context.
Necessary level for the participation:
• All knowledge levels are accepted
Zacharias Spyridakis, is one of Crete's finest and most innovative lyra players. He was one of Kostas Mountakis' foremost students since childhood and, upon completing his studies, worked for many years as an assistant teacher to Mountakis.
|Event End Date||09-09-2017|