Kalia at Tuned In London

Wednesday, 5 July 2017; 7:45–9:45pm

Featured in fRoots magazine’s March 2017 edition and selected amongst London’s best diaspora acts, Kalia presents contemporary music of her homeland, presenting one of the most dynamic living music traditions in the Eastern Mediterranean today. Her quartet of exceptionally talented musicians hailing from Crete and nearby Rhodes comprises of: Vassilis Chatzimakris on Cretan lyra and mandolin, Nikos Ziarkas on Cretan laouto and electric guitar, and Theodoris Ziarkas on double bass. […]

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Everybody Can Dance

Saturday, 24 June 2017; 4:30pm

Everybody Can Dance – An interactive dance workshop delivered by a.dd dance company. Open to everyone who loves dance and is interested in the meaning of the movement. Maximum number of participants 25. Free entry; booking essential: 02075639835 or press@helleniccentre.org Picurae Vitae – a.dd dance company, the professional group of Aimon Garofallou , Dimitra Vasilopoulou and Dimitra Papadatou, present a contemporary dance performance on painting meeting dance. The performance is […]

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Kritiko Glendi – Cretan music fest

Saturday, 24 June - Sunday, 25 June 2017; (Sat: 4-10pm & Sun: 2-8pm)

UK’s  second Greek Folk Dance Festival (GFDF) is finally here! The GFDF brings you another big 2-day weekend offering a fantastic opportunity to see for the second time in London the very popular 4-piece Cretan band from Crete, bought back due to popular demand. They will be playing in our familiar open space venue in Palmers Green, North London where there will be plenty of space for dancing all your favourite Cretan melodies.  As always, there […]

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Pavlos Melas, Greek Collective and Kourelou gigs

Various dates

Saturday, 9th Jul, Greek Open – Air Festival in Edmonton Details to be confirmed Saturday, 29th Jul, 12pm, WOMAD Kourelou on BBC’s Charlie Gillet Stage at WOMAD festival, UK. Artist announcement coming soon, book now.  

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Choir at St Katherine’s – Friern Barnet

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 and every Tue; 7:00pm.

St Katherine’s Church invites people of all ages to participate in a new choir. The choir will explore the polyphony in orthodox choir chanting as well as Eastern Mediterranean music traditions. The main aim is to establish a choir offering a diversity of music and choral music, including the Greek Orthodox Liturgy. Singers with little or extensive choir chanting experience are welcome. No knowledge of Greek language is necessary. Conductor: […]

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