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GMJ 2016 Tsertos Recent events

 

BABIS TSERTOS REVIVED THE GREAT REMBETIKA OF GREEECE
BEFORE A FULL HOUSE OF GUESTS DURING A ONE OF KIND PERFORMANCE!
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The second concert from the acclaimed concert series, Greek Music Journey was presented with outstanding success on Friday, November 4, 2016 featuring renowned singer from Greece Babis Tsertos and his band before a full house of guests at New York's historic theater, The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College.   Produced by Elena Maroulleti and co-presented by the cultural non-profit organizations AKTINA Productions and CYPRECO Of America, the concert paid tribute to the Great Rembetika of Greece.

 

 GMJ 2016 Tsaligopoulou Recent Events

 

 ELENI TSALIGOPOULOU STEALS THE HEARTS OF ALL DURING A MAGICAL PERFORMANCE
WITH HER BAND BOGAZ MUSIQUE!
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Greek singer Eleni Tsaligopoulou along with her band Bogaz Musique captivated the audience during AKTINA ‘s Greek Music Journey 2016 (GMJ) on Friday, April 22nd at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College during a performance termed by all in attendance as “magical!”.  Produced by Elena Maroulleti and co-presented by AKTINA Productions, Inc., and CYPRECO Of America, Inc., the concert was given to benefit the organizations’ public service media, AKTINA FM and AKTINA TV while it also celebrated AKTINA’s and AKTINA FM’s 23rd anniversary.

GMJ 2015 Machairitsas Group Events

 

  A FULL HOUSE OF GUESTS ENJOYED A MEMORABLE PERFORMANCE WITH LAVRENTIS MACHAIRITSAS
MILTOS PASCHALIDIS AND THEIR AMAZING BAND MEMBERS
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On Friday, November 6, 2015, AKTINA and CYPRECO presented their second annual benefit concert from the acclaimed series, GREEK MUSIC JOURNEY featuring the legendary singer/songwriter Lavrentis Machairitsas at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College in Manhattan, New York.  The sold out performance highlighted everlasting hits from the rich discography of Lavrentis Machairitsas as well as classics by Great Greek Composers.  Machairitsas was accompanied by the renowned singer/songwriter Miltos Paschalidis and their band comprised by some of the finest musicians among them, Akis Amprazis, bass, Mirela Pachou, piano/accordion/vocals, Filippos Spyropoulos, drums and Steve Tesser, electric guitar/vocals.  The successful concert which received raving reviews from all in attendance and the press was produced by Elena Maroulleti.  Greek American and American fans and supporters of AKTINA and CYPRECO enjoyed an unforgettable performance that lasted for two and a half hours.

 

Kotsiras Recent Cover Events

 

YIANNIS KOTSIRAS SOLD OUT CONCERT RECEIVES RAVING REVIEWS FROM ALL IN ATTENDANCE
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Greek popular singer Yannis Kotsiras was the new guest star during AKTINA's Greek Music Journey 2015 benefit concert given on Friday, April 17, 2015 at New York’s landmark theatre the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College.  Kotsiras was welcomed on his first personal performance in the U.S by a full house of AKTINA fans and supporters from all walks of life and ages Greek and non-Greek.  The concert produced by Elena Maroulleti and co-presented by the non-profits AKTINA Productions and CYPRECO of America was given to benefit public service media AKTINA FM and AKTINA TV on WNYE 91.5FM and channel 25 respectively.

 

GMJ 2014 Savvidakis Recent Events

 

MEMORABLE TRIBUTE TO WORLD RENOWED GREEK COMPOSER MANOS HADJIDAKIS
WITH GIANNIS SAVVIDAKIS AND ORCHESTRA
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Greek American fans and supporters of AKTINA and CYPRECO as well as members of the general audience of different ages enjoyed an unforgettable performance filled with the music and songs of world renowned and award winning Greek composer Manos Hadjidakis (Never on Sunday) on Friday, November 7, 2014 at New York's landmark theater, The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College in Manhattan, New York. The concert featured the celebrated singer/songwriter from Greece Giannis Savvidakis who revived the songs of Manos Hadjidakis in a most representative and captivating manner.  This was the second annual concert from AKTINA's acclaimed music series, Greek Music Journey given to benefit the New York public service media, AKTINA FM and AKTINA TV.  The concert was co-presented by the non-profit cultural oganizations, AKTINA Productions, Inc., and CYPRECO of America, Inc.

 

GMJ 2014 Nisiotika Rembetika Tribute Main Page

 

NASIA KONITOPOULOU, DIMITRIS KONTOGIANNIS, MICHALIS GAMPIERAKIS AND ORCHESTRA
DURING A FESTIVE PERFORMANCE  THAT REVIVED THE NISITIKA AND REMBETIKA SONGS OF GREECE
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AKTINA's Greek Music Journey given on June 6, 2014 paid a tribute to the Nisiotika (folk songs from the Greek islands) and to the Rembetika (Greek blues).   The one of kind festive performance hosted at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College took place before a very warm and enthused cheering crowd who were singing and even dancing in the isles from beginning to end.  The concert featured from Greece the renowned singers Nasia Konitopoulou in the Nisiotika and Dimitris Kontogiannis in the Rembetika accompanied by the musicians Michalis Gampierakis, violin/vocals, Nikolas Sarantis, bouzouki/vocals and Giannoulis Margonis, guitar.  The band was supported by the well-known New York based percussionist Mathias Kunzli.

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