Date & Time
Spiros Soukis with Special Guests
Acclaimed guitarist and singer-songwriter Spiros Soukis, who hails from Athens, performs the beloved music and songs of his native land, accompanied by Stephen Antonakos (guitar), George Sempepos (bouzouki, tzura), Elektra Kurtis (violin), and Jonathan Bricklin (vocals). Spiros will be joined by other special guests for this uplifting and inspiring evening. Highlighting different eras, the program will include an engaging variety of songs and melodies, ranging from soulful Rebetika (Greek blues) of mid-20th century Greece, to Laika, popular songs, and modern-day, poetic entexna tragoudia songs—all of which beautifully express and embody the indomitable, enduring Greek spirit and “love of life!”
An Evening Concert
Saturday, June 2, 2018, 8:00 pm
Members $25/ Nonmembers $30
New York Open Center
Acclaimed guitarist, singer and songwriter, Spiros Soukis, performs widely throughout the tri-state area and Europe and records regularly. His signature sound ranges from traditional Greek songs to his own “Rockin’ Blues with Greek Soul”. His recordings include I magissa tis Arapias (Sorceress of Arabia), Fota Tou Iliggou (Lights of Vertigo) and the forthcoming Sweet Thing.