08 Mar 2018

The Scent of a Woman: International Women’s Day Concert

Athens Mixed Municipal Choir On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Choir of the Municipality of Athens will give a concert at the Hellenic American Union Theater on March 8, 2018 at 20:00.

The event is organized by Hellenic American College in cooperation with the Hellenic American University (Nashua, NH, USA) Bachelor of Music program and the City of Athens Culture, Sports and Youth Organization.

The Choir will perform works from a repertory spanning a period from the Renaissance to modern times, all of which in some way speak of women. The program includes songs based on poems describing the love for a woman as well as works written by female composers.

The Choir will perform works by Madalena Casulana, Eliza Gilkyson, Orlande de Lassus, John Wilbye, Nikos Gounaris, Mikis Theodorakis, Pavlos Karrer, Yiorgos Labelet, Theofrastos Sakellaridis and Manos Hatzidakis.

Solo pianist: Thanos Margetis

Conductor: Stavros Beris

Entrance is free on a first come, first served basis.

Image: Athens Mixed Municipal Choir