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EVENT

Athens Philharmonia Orchestra Concert off Tositsa street

VENUE

Entrance of the Epigraphic Museum

Tositsa 1, Athens

DATE

28 May 2022

COMPLETED

DESCRIPTION

The Epigraphic Μuseum is pleased to invite guests to a surprise concert event by the Athens Municipal Band at the Entrance of the Epigraphic Museum, off Tositsa street.

Founded in 1885, the Athens Municipal Band performed at the first modern Olympic Games, hosted by Athens in 1896. The ensemble, comprised of 92 distinguished musicians, has worked with world-renowned soloists, including Sokratis Anthis, Spyros Mourikis, Nikolaos Xanthoulis, Gregory Jones and Chen Rui.

Over a period of more than 120 years, the Athens Municipal Band has provided significant cultural and educational output, driven by the aim of constantly improving its high standards, remaining at the fore of all the country’s cultural endeavours, and being regarded as one of Europe’s finest musical ensembles.

The concert will be combined with the events of the Epigraphic Museum, in the context of Green Cultural Routes (May 26-29, 2022) organized by the Ministry of Culture.

The theatrical performance “Achilles’ Eros”, directed by Menelaos Karantzas, will take place at 19:00 just after the concert.

Admission is free.

Limited number of seats reserved on a first-come first-served basis is available. For reservations, please contact achilles.erotes@gmail.com or +30 694 515 7212, between 18:00 and 21:00.

 

 

The event follows all required guidelines of the public health authority to prevent the spread of COVID 19.

Closest Metro Station: Omonia

Metro to Venue: 10 minutes walking

Wheelchair Accessibility YES

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