PRESS RELEASE – Concert «West meets East» at Alatza Imaret
May 22, 2014 - Thessaloniki
Concert «West meets East»
at Alatza Imaret
MONDAY, 26TH May 2014, at 19:30
The sounds of Renaissance, baroque, classical, modern and film music are all combined together in the concert that is organized by Thessaloniki-European Youth Capital 2014 in a co-operation with the Department of Music Science and Art of the University of Macedonia on Monday 26th May 2014 ,19:30, at Alatza Imaret.
At the concert «West Meets East», the students of the brass section of the Department of Music Science and Art, the participants at the brass workshops of the Department that are part of the events “May: Music Communion 2014” and the students of the Department of Music Of Missouri State University are collaborating on an impressive concert with pieces from the period of the Renaissance to the 20th century for small, big and even bigger ensembles. Polyphonicpieces, marches, filmmusic, piecesofGreekcomposersetc. are part of the music concert.
All the participants have prepared their pieces individually and ensemble during seminars and workshops, which take place in the Department since May 12th, with famous teachers of Music from Greece and abroad. The collaboration of the students from the two Departments of the two opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean was made official this year with the signature of an agreement between the University of Macedonia and the Missouri State University.
The entrance is free.