MUSIC

Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra – Zoi Tsokanou

30 June 2020 · Athens

Venue Details

Plaka - Akropoli

Odeon of Herodes Atticus

Dionysioy Areopagitoy

Due to the ongoing pandemic, all performance dates are subject to change.

The Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra is featured in the 2020 Athens & Epidaurus Festival with the remarkable Swedish violinist Daniel Lozakovich. The 19-year-old virtuoso has met with widespread acclaim around the world thanks to his unparalleled skill, his balanced playing style and his clear sound, with music experts regarding him as part of the world elite and comparing him with past legends such as Christian Ferras and Jascha Heifetz.

Lozakovich performs Tchaikovsky’s melodic and highly demanding Violin Concerto, noted for its constantly shifting images and emotions, inspired by a cover of Édouard Lalo’s Symphognie espagnole.

Mikis Theodorakis’ colourful symphonic scherzo The Feast of Assi-Gonia, inspired by the eponymous fair in Chania and rich in Cretan folk motifs, will open the programme. The evening will come to a close with Prokofiev’s famous Symphony No. 5, in which the composer pays tribute to the greatness of the human spirit, celebrating the strong, generous and gentle soul of the free and happy man.

Programme:
- Mikis Theodorakis (1925), The Feast of Assi-Gonia, symphonic scherzo (9΄)
- I. Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 (35΄)
- Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953), Symphony No. 5, Op 100 (43΄)

Credits:
Conductor: Zoi Tsokanou
Soloist: Daniel Lozakovich violin

As part of the Athens & Epidaurus Festival 2020. Soloist: Daniel Lozakovich violin. Works by Theodorakis, Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev.

Ticket Details

To be announced.

When

30 June 2020

See also

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text
Luke Elliot στην Τεχνόπολη Δήμου Αθηναίων

Luke Elliot live at Technopolis City of Athens

15
Sep
Release Athens 2021: Massive Attack

Release Athens 2021: Massive Attack

25
Jun
38ος Αυθεντικός Μαραθώνιος Αθήνας 2020

38th Athens Authentic Marathon 2020

7
Nov
Μίκης Θεοδωράκης "Όμορφη Πόλη" στο Ηρώδειο

Mikis Theodorakis "Beautiful City" at Odeon of Herodes Atticus

13
Sep
Celine Dion "Courage World Tour"

Celine Dion "Courage World Tour"

23
Jul
"Το αμάρτημα της μητρός μου (στα αγγλικά)" από το Εθνικό Θέατρο στη Μονή Καισαριανής

"My Mother’s Sin" from the National Theatre of Greece at Monastery of Kaisariani

17
Sep
Release Athens 2021: Pet Shop Boys

Release Athens 2021: Pet Shop Boys

1
Jul
Μίκης Θεοδωράκης "Όμορφη Πόλη" στο Ηρώδειο

Mikis Theodorakis "Beautiful City" at Odeon of Herodes Atticus

13
Sep
Parov Stelar στο Fix Factory Of Sound Open Air

Parov Stelar at Fix Factory Of Sound Open Air

17
Jun
Ejekt Festival 2021: Red Hot Chili Peppers

Ejekt Festival 2021: Red Hot Chili Peppers

26
Jun
Queen Symphonic: A Rock and Orchestra Experience στην Θεσσαλονίκη

Queen Symphonic: A Rock and Orchestra Experience at Thessaloniki

2
Oct
Release Athens 2021: Parov Stelar

Release Athens 2021: Parov Stelar

18
Jun