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Laika, rebetiko rembetiko, pontian music, national greek, modern laika, elafrolaika, songwriterlyricist subscribe to updates unsubscribe from updates. His professional career as a singer and guitarist began in 1984 in lemnos. He is a luthier as well as a musician, and has studied to be both, with the best. See the complete profile on linkedin and discover stelios connections and jobs at similar companies. After participating in the 20 edition of womex, the prodigy of the cretan lyra stelios petrakis released his new album avgi on february 23 2015 at buda musique completed with a. Stelios petrakis quartet avgi downloadable stelios.
He began learning the art of the cretan lyra at the age of eight. Stelios petrakis my love and admiration of cretan music have led me to form a new ensemble, the cretan quartet. Stelios kazantzidis, performer chrysanthos lyra, performer christos chrysanthopoulos, performer traditional, composer, writer stathis kazantzidis stihoi chrysanthos theodoridis, arranger melody maker single member p. This lyra has three playing strings adg and 12 to 22 sympathetic strings. My aim is to condense and present in a lively and tasteful way, my own cretan compositions and the pieces of our traditional music that i admire and find moving. After participating in the 20 edition of womex, the prodigy of the cretan lyra stelios petrakis released his new album avgi on february 23 2015 at buda musique completed with a bonus live dvd. Find the best clips, watch programmes, catch up on the news, and read the latest stelios petrakis interviews. First off, all the instruments you see being played in this video were made by mr petrakis, the man playing the cretan lyra.
Stream tracks and playlists from stelios,gr on your desktop or mobile device. Powerful, poetic melodies and lyrics mark this musical suite evoking sun and wind, the ancestral elements at the basis of cretan culture. All popular tracks tracks albums playlists reposts station follow share. Join facebook to connect with stelios petrakis and others you may know. Stelios kazantzidis is widely considered the most prolific greek singer of all time. Stelios vassiloudis is a musician, producer and dj specializing in electronic house music.
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He has released music under various other monikers and aliases. In his musical career, he recorded more than 1,500 songs. Stelios petrakis a musician, an instrument maker and owner of a recording studio in crete. Find stelios rokkos discography, albums and singles on allmusic.