The Melbourne Rebetiko Ensemble: The Music of Manolis Hiotis

Sat 10 August 2019
8:00pm - 9:40pm
Kew Court House

188 High Street
Kew VIC 3101
Australia

Cost
$32 Adult, $27 Concession
08/10/2019 8:00pm 08/10/2019 9:40pm The Melbourne Rebetiko Ensemble: The Music of Manolis Hiotis Following their sold-out performances in 2017 and 2018, the beloved Melbourne Rebetiko Ensemble return to Kew Court House for a musical tribute to Manolis Hiotis. Considered one of the greatest bouzouki soloists of all time, Hiotis was famous for popularising the string instrument’s modern sound. Manolis Hiotis was a rebetis and revolutionary who drove the music of the working class into the salons of the rich, embedding it into the wider popular culture of Greece. The Melbourne Rebetiko Ensemble is made up of Achilles Yiangoulli on guitar and vocals, Dean Georgalas on bouzouki, Stavrina Dimitriou on vocals and Con Kalamaras on baglama and vocals. This world-class ensemble is a must-see act that has captured the hearts of many.  Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes Interval: Yes , VIC City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Following their sold-out performances in 2017 and 2018, the beloved Melbourne Rebetiko Ensemble return to Kew Court House for a musical tribute to Manolis Hiotis.

Considered one of the greatest bouzouki soloists of all time, Hiotis was famous for popularising the string instrument’s modern sound. Manolis Hiotis was a rebetis and revolutionary who drove the music of the working class into the salons of the rich, embedding it into the wider popular culture of Greece.

The Melbourne Rebetiko Ensemble is made up of Achilles Yiangoulli on guitar and vocals, Dean Georgalas on bouzouki, Stavrina Dimitriou on vocals and Con Kalamaras on baglama and vocals.


This world-class ensemble is a must-see act that has captured the hearts of many. 


Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes
Interval: Yes

Contact
Boroondara Arts
92784770
Category
Music
Performance