Music and Poetry
Lecture and concert on the relation between music and poetry featuring Ioulita Ilιopoulou, Yorgos Kouroupos and Spyros Sakkas...
Poet Ioulita Iliopoulou delivers a lecture in English on poetry set to music.
The concert ″With a clover of light – from Sappho to Elytis″ follows. Τhe program presents the journey of light from antiquity till today through songs and poems. Light is traced in Greek poetry (Sappho, Archilochos, Seferis, Gatsos, Elytis), and travels through melodies from Byzantium to folk and artistic contemporary songs. Ioulita Iliopoulou reads poems, Spyros Sakkas sings and Yorgos Kouroupos plays the piano in a performance aiming to reveal the light’s journey. In cooperation with the Greek Composers’ Union and the Hellenic American University.
|Artist||Ioulita Iliopoulou, Spyros Sakkas, Yorgos Kouroupos|
|Organizer||Hellenic American Union, Greek Composers' Union, Hellenic American University|
|Venue||Hellenic American Union Auditorium|
|Admission Fee||Admission is free|