Date & Time
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Spiros Soukis & A Medley of Musicians
Join us for an inspiring evening of a delectable Mediterranean musical mash-up. We will offer soulful Greek Blues (ρεμπέτικα), familiar tunes like “Never on a Sunday” and the beloved “Zorba’s Dance” made popular in films, and tender love songs with alluring lyrics, including the immortal words of the always-mesmerizing Sappho, chanted in 6th-century ancient Greek.
Come experience an irresistible symphony of styles, cadences, tones, and instruments, spanning various eras, beautifully expressing and embodying the indomitable, enduring Greek love of life (αγάπη της ζωής).
An Evening Event
Friday, May 29, 2020, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Members $25/ Nonmembers $30
New York Open Center
Spiros Soukis is an acclaimed guitarist, singer, and songwriter, who performs widely throughout the Tri-state area and Europe and records regularly. He creates tunes spiced with funky grooves, shuffle beats, and rock elements enlivened with European style and the freshness of Mediterranean breezes. His signature sound ranges from traditional Greek songs to his own “rockin’ blues with Greek soul.” Spiros’ most recent release is, Sweet Thing, which, according to the Blues Revue, proves once again that his “high energy and versatility with the strings makes Soukis a dangerous man.