• New Music from Athenian Mandolinata - Greek Rhapsody

    Athenian Mandolinata - Greek Rhapsody

    Athens, Greece — Athenian Mandolinata "Nikolaos Lavdas" has announced the release of double CD entitled Greek Rhapsody (Rapsodia Ellenica) in collaboration with Orchestra di mandolini e chitarre "Citta di Brescia," under the baton of Italian composer and conductor Claudio Mandonico.

    The CD is a tribute to historical Athenian Mandolinata and its conductor Nikolaos Lavdas, which presents an overview of original writing for plucked strings through diverse ensembles of chamber music and plucked string orchestra, thus showing the great vitality of this art expression.

    It includes works by Greek and foreign composers inspired by Greek themes, as well as rare recordings, photo gallery and useful information on the history of mandolin in Greece, through a booklet of 36 pages written in three languages (Greek, Italian, English).

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