When talent and dynamism meet, with a sense of social responsibility and the support of government agencies, they only produce good results.
The musical project of the educational pillar of the Municipal Market of Kypseli Side by Side gave the opportunity to schoolgirls in the area to sing next to professionals on small theater by Fokionos Negri, with its support Ministry of Culture to present to the public a music program with traditional melodies of the Dodecanese.
A direct reference to our musical roots, in collaboration with Chóres female choir and its inspiration Marina Satti for the polyphonic song.
For all this and much more, the special creator, with roots from Crete, Sudan and with many international distinctions in her luggage, spoke at ATHENS 984 and George Apostolidis.
“The women’s choir” Chóres “consists of more than 150 members. In addition to the music and song we study, our core repertoire is diverse. It includes songs from Greece, the Balkans, but also from the wider region of the Eastern Mediterranean. “
It operates within the activity of the Urban Non-Profit Company WOMO, which was founded in 2018 with the aim of disseminating, promoting and presenting every artistic expression that promotes culture and art, with emphasis on the promotion of the Greek cultural heritage.
But they are not the only ones. “Chórеs”, having music as their main means of communication, study and experiment through dance, acting, as well as body percussion, which is part of the general concept of music through the human body. Miss method with which one can create music, with loud movements and rhythmic percussions on the body. “
In the recent events of Marina Satti, concerts at the Athens Concert Hall, participations in Miaoulia in Hydra and of course in Kypseli.
Because, as he says “Throughout the year we did not have the opportunity to meet closely, we tried for the last two months to do as many things as we can.
… In the action “Side by Side” of Kypseli, the “Chórеs” became mentors for the girls helping to strengthen the voices of the neighborhood, to learn and then to present together all the musical pieces of the program that were taught.
At the same time, he points out that the common concerns around the expressive arts, remove geographical or age boundaries, strengthen the acceptance and integration of diversity, the love of learning, but also participation in a community of mutual support.
“The song of Domnitsa” is currently being shown on the internet, a show that the girls had played in the Alternative Stage of the Lyric, directed by Maria Magganari.