Great forces collaborates on May 28 with the State Orchestra of Athens. An accomplished master musician and a Grammy Award-winning soloist. Christoph Essenbach returns to the podium as an invaluable Teacher and trusted companion of the Orchestra, ready to bring out the essence of music. This time, he leads the demanding Fifth Symphony of Anton Bruckner, a composer who for him means "everything! hope, depth and inner peace".
The Lullaby Project returns for the sixth year in a row to the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC), in partnership with the social inclusion music program El Sistema Greece and New York's Carnegie Hall.
Violinist Dionysis Vervitsiotis meets pianist Victoria Kiazimi on stage in a chamber music concert with works by Grieg and Brahms for violin and piano. The concert is dedicated to the memory of Peter Alexander Demetriou.
Distinguished composer and pianist Spyros Moschopoulos appears in an atmospheric program presenting works for solo piano from his personal album Gallop as well as other works in his own sometimes "experimental" and sometimes lighthearted style.
Herodio welcomes the violinist-legend Anne-Zophie Mutter. In her multi-year career, the German violinist, who began her career with the support of Herbert von Karajan, has played in all the major halls around the world and left her mark on classical music. For her recordings, she has been honored with numerous international awards, including four Grammys.