Memories of a Stranger in a Foreign Land

Feb 15, 2011

Greek folk music evening with Epirote musician Lakis Chalkias, on the occasion of the release of his new album, “Memories of a Stranger in a Foreign Land”…

Lakis Chalkias and Vasiliki Skoutela

“Memories of a Stranger in a Foreign Land”, the new album by Lakis Chalkias  includes twelve folk songs from Epirus, which were selected from Vasiliki and Thomas Scotes’ book A Weft of Memory, A Greek Mother’s Recollection of Folk Songs and Poems (Ariside D. Caratzas Publications).

The event, which will make a mention of the work of Vasiliki and Thomas Scotes, features the premiere presentation of the new album by Lakis Halkias and a concert of well-known folk songs, performed by Lakis Halkias, Nota Kaltsouni and the Epirus Polyphonic Group “T’ aitergia”, with the participation of a five-member band. Clarinet: George Kotsinis.


Artist Lakis Chalkias, Vasiliki Scotes, Thomas J. Scotes
Organizer Hellenic American Union
Venue Hellenic American Union Theater
Start Date 15/02/2011
End Date 15/02/2011
Starting Time 20:00
Type Concert
Participants Nota Kaltsouni, the Epirus Polyphonic Group "T' aitergia", George Kotsinis
Languages: EL
Interpretation Provided: No
Registration Required: No
Reservation Required: No
Admission Fee Admission is free
Last Update At: 2011/03/21 - 16:03:27



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