ALEXANDRIO MELATHRO THESSALONIKIS(PALAIS DES SPORTES)CONCERT BY THANASSIS POLYKANDRIOTIS TRIBUTE TO STELIOS KAZANTZIDIS

Thessaloniki's Prefectural Administration presents:

THANASSIS POLYKANDRIOTIS
in Great Hits
&
Tribute to Stelios Kazantzidis
With him, The musical ensemble of 40 bouzoukia "OI EPOMENOI"

Alexandrio Melathro Thessalonikis
(Palais des sportes)
Monday 27 June 2005 Time: 21.30

 

With:
Themis Adamantidis, Petros Gaitanos, Stelios Dionysiou, Christos Karakostas,Vasilis Karras, Kostas Makedonas, Zafeiris Melas, Stathis Nikolaidis,Yiannis Nikolaou, Pitsa Papadopoulou,Eleana Papaioannou,Ntina Papaioannou, Maria Polykandrioti, Dimitris Chrysochoidis

Thessaloniki's Prefectural Administration and the Center of Culture, after initiative of the Prefecture's Director, Mr Panagiotis Psomiadis, organise a great concert presenting the well-known composer Thanassis Polykandriotis in celebration of the World Day against narcotics.

The first part of the concert is dedicated to the great folk singer, Stelios Kazantzidis, who was loved more than any Greek. The second part is comprised of Thanassis Polykandriotis' great hits throughout his career in folk music starting in the 70's and still unfolding.

The singers are accompanied by the musical ensemble "OI EPOMENOI", comprised of Thanassis Polykandriotis' 40 bouzoukia, well known for their appearance in the ATHENS 2008 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony, as well as by a folk orchestra

An important presence is that of Vaso Kazantzidi, who will be honoured by the Prefecture's Director, Mr Panagiotis Psomiadis, for Stelios Kazantzidis' offer to the Greek music scene.

The concert revenue will be offered to "ANADISI", in order to strengthen the open therapeutical program for teenagers' rehabilitation , to the «OASIS» institution of support to the addicted, as well as to the «Psycology Center of North Greece» in contribution to their therapeutical program.