From Homer to Vamvakaris, the first and ultimate history of rebetiko music as it has never before been presented.
This 4 DVD set offers 8 hours of enjoyably uncovering of the secrets of the Greek nation's most significant cultural creation with tens of songs, both original and re-releases, and statements from rebetiko's finest "connoisseurs".
Includes a booklet that covers: The History of Rebetiko Music, a Brief Historical, Sociological, Musicological and Thematic Song Writing Approach�, constitutes the first complete and enlightening presentation of rebetiko music.
Director: Costas Ferris
Reader: Elias Logothetis
Narrator: Costas Ferris
Keynote Speakers: Elias Petropoulos, Spyros Papaioannou, Markos Dragoumis, Christodoulos Halaris, Nikos Fronimopoulos, Artemis Skoubourdi, Evaggelos Stathis, Sakis Papistas
Singers (in alphabetical order):Gina Dalaka, Eirini Daskalaki, Giorgos Koutoulakis, Thodoris Lizos, Nikos Maragopoulos, Giorgos Bagiokis, Giorgos Xintaris, Constantinos Paliatsaras, Theodosia Stiga, Dimitris Tsaousakis, Christos Tsiamoulis, Costas Tsigos, Chrysoula Christopoulou
Bands Performing: To Cafe Aman tou Ferri, To Rembetiko stou Thoma
This product is also included in the most comprehensive set "The History of the Rembetiko Song"
In Greek (no subtitles). Approx. 8 hours. PAL / Zone 2
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