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Μανωλάκης Λαγούτο

The Cretan Laouto seminar with Giorgis Manolakis will not only focus on the traditional repertoire and techniques of the instrument but will introduce the students to his particularly innovative way of playing which, on the one hand, adheres stringently to traditional sound aesthetics and, on the other, introduces many new techniques and musical concepts which result from his rich experience and open-minded approach to a broad range of musical traditions from other regions of the world.

Event Date 11-03-2019 5:00 pm
Event End Date 16-03-2019 8:00 pm
Individual Price 230€
Location Crete

ZachariasThe participants will be introduced to the history of the instrument, the tuning as well as the techniques and the repertoire of one of the foremost representative teachers of Cretan Lyra.

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 Date 11-03-2019 5:00 pm
Event End Date 16-03-2019 8:00 pm
Individual Price 230€
Location Crete

NegarSeminar's goal is the understanding of Persian music better as well how to play some samples of it on the oud.

Negar Bouban is an Iranian musician, oud player and musicologist, born in 1973, Tehran. She got her Master’s of Architecture at the faculty of fine arts, University of Tehran with a design for Tehran’s music conservatory, and her PhD in Art Studies with an interdisciplinary study of Rhythm in Persian Music and language...

Event Date 18-03-2019 5:00 pm
Event End Date 23-03-2019 8:00 pm
Individual Price 230€
Location Crete

EfrenIn this seminar Efren Lopez will work on the creation of new compositions together with the students as well as performing with them already existing works of particular interest. He will also guide them through the intricate process of combining instruments which perhaps have never before played together into a harmonious ensemble.

Efren Lopez is one of today's most innovative and creative artists working in the field of Modal Music...

Event Date 18-03-2019 5:00 pm
Event End Date 23-03-2019 8:00 pm
Individual Price 230€
Location Crete