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The 6th Jazz Panorama on December 2, 3 & 4, 2016 at Onassis Cultural Centre  — 107-109 Syngrou Avenue  - Athens - 2109005800 — www.sgt.gr - A three-day festival dedicated to the contemporary Greek jazz and improvisation scene.  4-6 DEC 2015 - 21:00 - Upper Stage - Three days of daring collaborations between Greek and foreign musicians highlighting the openness, vigour, and spirit of the Greek jazz scene. Even though this is the sixth Panorama, many things will take place for the first time... 


Continuing the tradition of preserving and celebrating timeless recordings, The Recording Academy has announced the newest additions to the GRAMMY Hall Of Fame. The Recording Academy remains dedicated to celebrating a wide variety of great music through the decades," said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of The Recording Academy. "Spanning more than 50 years, the 2016 GRAMMY Hall Of Fame entries are an outstanding collection, marked by both historical and cultural significance. These works have influenced and inspired music fans for generations and we are proud to induct them into our catalog of distinguished recordings."


The album was first released on April 16, 2007 only on cd. As it turned out it was his last album on piano for many years, as he devoted himself to the hammond organ and the Baby Trio.The Storyteller is probably the best album of George Kontrafouris  – he strucks in his time and showed extra durability as one of the long-sellers of Puzzlemusik.Today, Puzzlemusik releases the album in vinyl as part of the anniversary of the 10 years of the company.The release was made in cooperation with Public stores and the vinyl will be available exclusively form Public stores and from Public.gr.


Association of Jazz and Creative music present the 14 th celebration of jazz in Thessalonique from November 24 to 27, 2016 at CLUB EIGHTBALL and Avlaia Theater. 


Jazz Chronicles - A new music serie –  A tribute to the Greek jazz music scene begins at the SNFCC from September at  Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center  (SNFCC)  Evripidou & Doiranis 176 74, Kallithea - Information: 210-8778396/8 or e-mail at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  - entrance free  -


The Parklife concert series returns at the Stavros Niarchos Park for a two-day musical event dedicated to jazz & world music, on October 8th & 9th.
Jazz compositions, Balkan influences and Jewish klezmer songs intermingle with the Greek musical tradition and musical elements from all over the world, in a unique musical journey across space and time

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