greek popular songs
Published on Jul 10, 2013
In this live recording Alexandra Gravas is singing the famous Greek song "Min ton rotas ton ourano/Don't ask the sky by Manos Hatzidakis. Alexandra Gravas is the special guest of the great singer&songwriter Lavrendis Maxairitsas in his concert at the open air Megaron Park Festival 06/07/2013 in Athens. Alexandra is accompanied by the classical guitarist Panagiotis Margaris and the Maxairitsas band! Live!
Min ton rotas ton ourano/Don't ask the sky by Manos Hatzidakis
The Greek singer Alexandra Gravas gives her very own
interpretation of some very well known Mikis Theodorakis songs.
Excerpts from various concerts!
To Parathiri/ The Window music by Mimis Plessas; Retty Zalokostas (lyrics); first recorded by Nana Mouskouri; Mimis Plessas (piano)
Alexandra Gravas sings To Prathiri/ the Window by Greek composer Mimis Plessas. Lyrics by Retty Zalokosta. It was composed for Rallou Manou's ballet suite and was first perfomed by Nana Mouskouri.
Mimis Plessas accompanies Alexandra on the piano.
Kathari Deftera/ Easter Monday music by Mimis Plessas; Retty Zalokostas (lyrics); Mimis Plessas (piano)
Alexandra Gravas sings Kathari Deftera by Greek composer Mimis Plessas. This song is from the ballet suite of Rallou Manou and was performed at the Athnes festival. Nana Mouskouri was the first to sing it.
Alexandra Gravas is accompanied on the piano by Mimis Plessas.
T'asteri tou Voria/ The star of the north, music by Manos Hatzidakis; Nikos Gatsos (lyrics); live-accapella
Excerpt from the portrait of Alexandra Gravas on Greek Television Broadcast ERT Sat in the programme "Gefires/Bridges". Interviewer Zaxarias Sokos. Gravas sings live and accapella on the programme the Greek song "T'asteri tou Voria" by Manos Hadjidakis.