Δευτέρα, 25 Μαρτίου 2013

National Greek Radio live broadcasted a successful concert with works by Panagiotis Karousos


Vasilis Asimakopoulos

MUSIC AND POETRY
Concert of chamber music with works by Panagiotis Karousos

On Friday, October 26, 2012 Presented by the Musical Ensembles of ERT at STUDIO C a concert of chamber music and arias from the opera Prometheus Bound by renowned Greek-Canadian composer Panagiotis Karousos.
The concert was live broadcasted from the Third Program and presented by the actress Lida Dimitriou and coordinated by Katia Mantzari.
The great lyric artists performed beautifully the fine compositions and impressed the distinguished audience's of the Third Program of Greek National Radio specialized to the classical music. The audience who attended the studio applauded all artists.
Alexandra Matthaioudaki, Fotini Athanasaki, 
Chris Delizonas, Vasilis Asimakopoulos
The talented bass Vasilis Asimakopoulos sang with warm beautiful voice the song "The Maid of Athens" by Lord Byron's poem which was broadcast in the news NET in a national Television prime time news reportage that followed the concert.
Fotini Athanasaki, Catherine Karabatsa
The great young talented artist Mr. Asimakopoulos performed also with dramatic vocal powers the Prometheus aria from the opera "Prometheus Bound".
The mezzo Fotini Athanasaki amazingly interpreted the aria of Violence from the opera "Prometheus Bound" and the song "Aristomenes" by Byron.
Tenor Christos Delizonas sang the melodious aria of Hermes with brio giving to the aria the correct interpretation.
Soprano Alexandra Mattheoudaki, a soloists of the National opera of Greece, interpreted the songs "For he comes" by Cavafis, and the "Sonnet 109" by Shakespeare.
The recitations of poems performed by the famous actress Lida Dimitriou where she gave a literary atmosphere, where was important for this special concert.
Fotini Athanasaki, Panagiotis Karousos
Also featured the works of chamber music: Piano Trio “Pythagorean”, Romance for Violin and Piano, Divertimento for Cello and Piano, and the romantic Piano Trio «D'amour».
The participant musicians were: Gennadios Bykov, violin, Eugenios Bensis, cello, and the wonderful pianist Catherine Karabatsa, who had the musical direction on the piano.
The composer Panagiotis Karousos thanked the organizers of the director of the Third Program Virginia Neila, all artists, and General Director of ERA Mr. Dimitris Papadimitriou who gave him the opportunity to present his works through the live radio of the Third Program of Greece (ERT).
The comments on the music of Panagiotis Karousou were praised, perhaps he is the only composer of Greek origin who reviews have characterized his compositions a kind of divine music, in Greece but also in Canada and the U.S. where he has excelled.
 
Lida Dimitriou, Panagiotis Karousos, Katia Mantzari, Fotini Athanasaki, Vasilis Asimakopoulos, 
Gennadios Bykov, Chris Delizonas, Alexandra Matthaioudaki

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