Greek Music

My Greek YouTube channel (started December 29, 2008): Fond of Greek

Latest upload:

From The New Zeibekiko. Premiered on the 18th of March 2011 at the Auckland Town Hall as part of the Auckland Festival of the Arts.

  • Soloist, clarino: Manos Achalinotopoulos 
  • Petros Kourtis (solo percussion),
  • Hamish McKeich (conductor),
  • Jeremy Fitzsimons, Eric Renick, Steve Bremner, and Eric Renick (percussion),
  • and the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra.
  • Film produced by Libby Hakaraia, edited by Nikki Parlane, and funded by Creative New Zealand.

Bacchic was composed by Manos Achalinotopoulos and orchestrated by John Psathas. From the album “Hyacinth”


  • A] Diatonic
  • B] Sound from the region near the borders
  • C] Kissing of the flute


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