Another extraordinary musical event: Phil Harrison will be performing in the beautiful old candle-lit chapel in Vlatos. He will be playing a lot of original music plus a smattering of Gershwin, Borodin, Orff, Rachmaninoff, amongst others.
WHEN: 6th October 20.30
WHERE: Vlatos , (16 km south of Kissamos, on the road to Miliá and Elafonisi.)
Entrance: € 10,- (including wine, lemonade and raki). Some food is also available.
Information: 698 489 9530
Vlatos is on the road to Miliá, about a mile from the village. It is only an hour’s drive from Apokoronas and an area well worth exploring.
You might consider booking a room in Miliá eco-village, going for lunch at their excellent taverna, relaxing and then heading down for the concert in the evening.
About Phil Harrison:
Phil Harrison, born in Liverpool and now living in Crete, has been a professional musician and composer / songwriter all his life. Piano is his first love, but he is also a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist.
It is forty years since his biggest commercial success as a member of ‘The Korgis’, with several hits including the No 1 “Everybody’s Got To Learn Sometime”. Phil has also written music for film and TV and guested on plenty of recordings and live stages, working with, among others, Roger McGough and Mike McCartney, Neil Innes, Barbara Dickson, Jake Burns, Dave Knopfler and Peter Hamill. In Crete he sometimes performs with renowned Greek musicians and sometimes with visiting artists from abroad, as well as staging solo programmes and running two choirs.
Source: Vlatos Jazz