3 mrt 202320:00nieuwe Luxor
For many, George Dalaras embodies the Greek sound. Meet the singer who has made rembetiko music his own, and whose repertoire also includes Greek folk music and Latin American elements. Rembetiko, also known as the Greek blues, came to prominence at the same time as jazz. George Dalaras, himself the son of a well-known rembetiko artist, was one of the genre’s innovators. In 1974, Dalaras worked with the legendary Mikis Theodorakis for the first time. With his exceptional voice and instrumental skills, the musician and singer has always been at the forefront of innovation in contemporary Greek music. Over 20 million albums sold, sold-out concert halls worldwide, enthusiastic critics and collaborations with Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Peter Gabriel, Paco de Lucia and Al Di Meola, among others, bear witness to the outstanding career of this musician. Dalaras is accompanied by his band and his excellent instrumentalists as well as the singers Violeta Ikari & Aspasia Stratigou. Experience a fantastic program with his most successful and beautiful songs as well as traditional Greek songs.