Artists 2013


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Artemis Vavatsika

970001_10151764365239630_1388142055_nBorn in 1995 in Thessaloniki. She began studying accordion near Iraklis Vavatsika father and later with Jasmina Dimitrijevic and Larissa Zichareva. In January 2012, she finished her studies by receiving her diploma from the conservatory Athenaeum, with Distinction degree. She has participated and won awards in national and international competitions.

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Dimos Vougioukas – accordion & Arety Prosilia – piano

480493_10151759031784630_1000302939_nDimos Vougioukas born in Nea Ionia in 1982. He began his musical studies with  accordion at the age of 11 years at the Municipal Conservatory of Nea Ionia and graduated as a graduate with honors in June 2002. Synechise studying the accordion at the conservatory “Nakas” with Iraklis Vavatsika. In May 2005 was awarded with the 2nd prize at the 1st National Accordion Competition, Grevena …

Read more : http://www.dimosvougioukas.com/gr/bio.html

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Encardia

1379_10151766363619630_1540611262_nThe Greek band Encardia inspired, create and perform music and songs through the rich musical tradition of Magna Grecia, played and sang without microphones, with a plethora of natural acoustic instruments.

Systematically from the inception of the band (for about 8 years) members, traveling to southern Italy, exploring and highlighting two key elements of popular culture that developed there: The “gkrekanika” and … the tarantella pizza.

What is perhaps not widely known is the fact that the shape not only modifies old traditional music, but also creates orchestrates his own compositions in the style and the style of these traditional songs, which makes them unique Encardia at European level. So throughout the beautifully structured program, the compositions of shape, sound perfectly built in the traditional style and sound, but it is perfectly crafted in contemporary music and lyrics, which is inspired by the same theme …

Read more : http://www.musicheaven.gr/html/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=3743 # ixzz2XgJGf1yD

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Claudio Jacomucci & Kathleen Delanay

969790_10151759039289630_1616131255_nClaudio Jacomucci is an internationally renowed classical accordionist and Alexander Technique teacher. He graduated as an accordionist from Grenoble Conservatory (France) in 1992 (Médaille d’Or à l’unanimité) and, in 2000, he graduated also as an Alexander Technique teacher from the Alexander Technique Centre in Amsterdam. He also studied Southern Indian Music at the Sweelinck Conservatory of Amsterdam. Winner of international contests such as Grand Prix International d’Accordéon in St. Etienne (1988), Trofeo Mundial de acordeón (CMA) in Cuenca (1990), Premio Città di Castelfidardo (1990) and Arrasate Hiria (1994) …

Read more : http://www.claudiojacomucci.com/Biography.html

Kathleen Delaney is a dance, voice and video artist and an Alexander Technique teacher. She was graduated cum laude in Performing Arts & Communication Studies (MA) University of Bologna, Italy in 2005. She studied dance in New York, Rome, Florence, Paris and Montpellier, Amsterdam with Trisha Brown Dance Co, Julyen Hamilton, Steve Paxton, Company Blu, Gabriella D’Agostino, Andonis Foniadakis, Emio Greco and had lessons in vocal improvisation and composition with Shelley Hirsch, Gabriella Bartolomei, Germana Giannini. Since 2002 she began to create her own dances together with the musician and composer Claudio Jacomucci. In 2009 she graduated as an Alexander Technique Teacher from ATCA, Amsterdam.

Read more : www.kathleendelaney.org

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http://www.claudiojacomucci.com/AccordionAcademy/AccordionAcademy.html

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Vassilis  Ziakas

544719_10151764391509630_734281029_nBorn in Athens in 1970 hailing from the continent. He has a degree in Business Administration (TEI Athens) and postgraduate Organisational and Economic Psychology (Panteion). Self-taught musician (accordion) and working professionally since 1990 in many different places inside and outside Greece. He has played with many musicians and bands in the area of ​​rebetika, folk and traditional song also works as a musician since 1996, with various theatrical groups, including street theater, and various performances in Greece and abroad …

Read more : http://vasilisziakas.wix.com/vasilis #! Biography/c1enr

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Zoe Tiganouria

ZoeTZoe Tiganouria with its unique personal style, having already taken a multidimensional personal history, both as a creator and as a performer and pressing firmly with the feet on Earth, invites us to a celebration like only the people who love us can make. Having compass keys accordion, reveals the code that links the musical traditions of the world, through the romantic sound of yesterday, flavored with the modern sound of today.

The Zoe’s Quintet consists of musicians: Elias Argyropoulos (piano), Costas Constantinou (guitar), George Ruli (contrabass), Stelios Generali (drums / percussion) & the Nikoletta Milioni the song.

Read more : http://www.zoe-music.net/biography/biography-en-english.html

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