A dramatized presentation of Odysseus Elytis’ poem “Chant and mourning for the lost lieutenant in Albania”, with music of Chopin, Mozart, Mikis Theodorakis and Manos Hatzidakis.
The event will take place on Sunday, 20th October at 19:00 at the Cultural Center of Chania, A. Papandreou 70.
Odysseus Elytis, Nobel Prize-winning Greek poet is celebrated for his lyrical and passionate evocations of his country’s history, myths and rugged landscape. Elytis joined the resistance movement and served as a second lieutenant in Albania in 1940-41.
This music event is organized by the Chania Bar Association and the Chania Regional Unity as part of the OXI Day celebration on 28th October.