Friends of Paxos

News: Paxos Festival 2017

The 2017 program will be announced by the end of January 2017. Events will include:

  • A cooperation with the composition class of the Music Department of the Ionian University
  • A Baroque and Greek program with counter tenor and pianist
  • A harpsichord and baroque violin concert,
  • Jazz concerts in August,
  • A film music composition seminar concluding with film projections and live music
  • A new creation by Dimitra Trypani. “Edward’s Dream” will be performed on 26 April at the Athens Megaron. Any of our members interested in attending please contact Faye Lychnou or Chris Boïcos closer to the time.
  • An “Irish Week in Paxos” organized by FOP member Kathryn Baird featuring a combination of traditional Irish and Greek music and other Irish cultural events.
  • Art exhibitions and painting, photography and ceramic workshops as well as island tours are also planned for the summer months.

Detailed announcements on all of the above will be published at the beginning of next year.

Kathryn Baird, Irish television producer and Friend of Paxos, organizer of next season’s "Irish Week in Paxos".