“Lyre ‘n’ Rhapsody” inspired by the world of Circe

Ancient music band “Lyre ‘n’ Rhapsody” is inspired by the magical world of Circe, while blending ancient Greek compositions with traditional folk music. Lyric poetry and the ancient lyre is combined with traditional songs and the daouli drum (or tupan), mixed with female voices. The result is a mystic sound, melodies of simplicity and depth.

“Lyre ‘n’ Rhapsody” have recorded 2 albums, while a third album is underway in collaboration with Chinese composer and musicians Chang Jing (virtuoso on Guzheng) and Zhang Di (virtuoso on Chinese Flute – Xiao). The album, entitled “Aegean” is expected to be released in January 2016 simultaneously in China and
in Greece.

Lyre n’ Rhapsody will perform at the “Kelari-Athenaeum», on  Sunday, November 22, at 21.45, featuring:
Aliki Markantonatou-Ancient Lyre / compositions / voice,
Areti Miggou- Daouli / compositions / voice,
Athena Chioti-compositions / voice.

Information & Reservations: 210-32.10.239
Start time: 21:45
Address: Adrianou 3-near ISAP station “Thissio”
Ticket: € 10 first drink included in price