The Hellenic Festival, 2004-10-30
NamesPally, Alan J. (Producer)Zambathas, Koulis (Lyricist)Voutsikakis,Theodoros (Lyricist)Astrinidis, N. (Nicolas), 1921-2010 (Arranger)Tzanis, Yiannis (Lyricist)Palamas, Kōstēs, 1859-1943 (Lyricist)Astrinidis, N. (Nicolas), 1921-2010 (Commentator)Styliani (Performer)Styliani (Arranger)Xylas, Yannis (Performer)Skendrou, Alexandra (Performer)Yiannoudes, Kathy (Performer)Yiannoudes, Constantinos (Performer)New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (Production company)New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (Presenter)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts lecture/concert series
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2004-10-30Place: New York
Table of ContentsOrpheus with his lute / R. Vaughan Williams (Tartsinis, Xylas) -- Archaic miniature / Yeoryios Kazasoglou ; poem by Koulis Zambathas (Skendrou, Tartsinis, Xylas) -- Pythikos nomos: Spondeion (utilization of the 1st Delphic Hymn to Apollon, c. 138 B.C.) / Brian Elias (Tartsinis, Xylas) -- Aeolian song / Warren Benson (Tartsinis, Xylas) -- Nychtōnei = Night falls / Dimitris Michailidis ; poem by Theodoros Voutsikakis (Skendrou, Xylas) -- From Love and death in the chalice of wine: I don't care for riches ; The three muses ; Dyonysos / Nikos Astrinidis ; lyrics by Yiannis Tzanis (K. Yiannoudes, C. Yiannoudes, Xylas) -- Intermission -- Orpheus with his lute / William Schumann (Tartsinis, Xylas) -- Two Greek folk songs: Gerakina = The girl from Gerakina ; Ena Karavi apo tin Chio = A ship from Chios / arr. by N. Astrinidis (Tartsinis, Xylas) -- Mia Neraida me gennise = The son of a fairy / Manolis Kalomoiris ; poem by Kostis Palamas (Skendrou, Xylas) -- Archontas's aria from Prōtomastoras = The masterbuilder / M. Kalomoiris (Yiannoudes, Xylas) -- Two pieces in Greek style / N. Astrinidis ; arr. by S. Tartsinis (Tartsinis, Xylas)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LVH 2419
TopicsMusic -- Greece -- 20th centurySaxophone and piano music, ArrangedSaxophone and piano musicSongs (High voice) with pianoSongs (Medium voice) with pianoFolk songs, Greek (Modern)Folk songs, GreekBallads, Greek (Modern)Operas -- Excerpts, ArrangedZambathas, Koulis -- Musical settingsVoutsikakis,Theodoros -- Musical settingsTzanis, Yiannis -- Musical settingsPalamas, Kōstēs, 1859-1943 -- Musical settingsVaughan Williams, Ralph, 1872-1958. Orpheus with his luteKazasoglou, Geōrgios, 1908-1984. Archaic miniatureElias, Brian. Pythikos nomos. SpondeionBenson, Warren, 1924-2005. Concertinos, saxophone, band. Aeolian songMichailidis, Dimitris. NychtōneiAstrinidis, N. (Nicolas), 1921-2010. Erōtas kai o thanatos mesa stēn koupa tou krasiou. SelectionsAstrinidis, N. (Nicolas), 1921-2010. Kommatia se Hellēniko yphosSchuman, William, 1910-1992. Orpheus with his luteKalomiris, Manolis, 1883-1962. Iamvoi kai anapaistoi. Magiovotana. Mia Neraida me genniseKalomiris, Manolis, 1883-1962. Prōtomastoras. Kaipon da Prōtomastora
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center ; Alan J. Pally, producer.Funding: "This program is part of The Hellenic Festival, presented by The New York Public Library in association with the Queens Library and other arts organizations. The Festival runs from October 2004-April 2005 and includes exhibitions, dance, theater, and music performances, films, workshops, lectures, and a host of other events. The Hellenic Festival is made possible by a generous grant from the Stavros S. Niarchos Foundation" -- Program.Content: House program (2 p.), including biographical information about the performers, available on request. English translations of song texts (2 p.) inserted.Performers: Styliani Tartsinis, saxophone ; Yannis Xylas, piano ; with special guests: Alexandra Skendrou, soprano ; Kathy Yiannoudes, soprano ; Constantinos Yiannoudes, baritone.Venue: Videotaped Oct. 30, 2004, the Bruno Walter Auditorium, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, New York, N.Y.Language: Sung in Greek, announced in English.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (120 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionIncludes commentary by Nikos Astrinidis, Rumanian born modern Greek composer, who introduces his musical work, Two pieces in Greek style.
Type of ResourceMoving image
LanguagesEnglishGreek, Modern (1453-)
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19329169Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1bb62e70-e87b-0131-cdd9-3c075448cc4b
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