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The Hellenic Centre offers a rich programme of lectures, exhibitions, concerts, social events, and Greek language courses to promote awareness of Hellenic culture and nurture UK relations with the Hellenic world.

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Icons of Greek Music

Theodorakis, Hadjidakis, Xarhakos 
An online concert of music by three of Greece’s most loved and iconic composers.
Sunday 4 October, 5pm

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We run Greek language courses for groups and individuals; we hold conversation classes and help students prepare for the C1 & C2 Certificate of Attainment in Greek.

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will run from 05/10/20 until 18/12/20

All our Online Courses run via Google Meet

Private tuition currently available only via SKYPE.

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The registration period for our Autumn Term Online Courses will run from
24 August until 25 September 2020

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1. Read carefully our  Terms & Conditions
2. Fill in our enrolment form and email it to
greekcourses@helleniccentre.org

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Monday to Friday 10.30am-1.30pm
and 3-6pm, to make a card payment

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WHAT'S ON

04 Oct 2020 Sun

Icons of Greek Music: Theodorakis, Hadjidakis, Xarhakos

An Online Performance

Musicians from the “Icons of Greece” project come together to perform a concert of music by three of Greece’s most loved and iconic composers.
There is not a household in Greece that does not have their beautiful melodies colouring their lives. The folk songs have become classics, almost like anthems. They can be heard being played by a small duo in the smallest taverna to the biggest orchestra in the greatest concert halls around the world and they touch everybody in their own personal way…they are songs and lyrics which wherever we are in life we can relate to.

Join us online for an afternoon of lyrical melodies, pulsating rhythms and poetic lyrics that reach into the soul of Greece.

Performers:

Maria Tsirodimitri, voice, guitar

George Tsolakis, voice, guitar

George Angelopoulos, bouzouki, baglama

Manolis Taouxis, voice, bouzouki, double bass

Pavlos Carvalho, voice, bouzouki, cello, double bass.

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