Music nights ‘Boîte’ (Μπουάτ)- Chania 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th December

One musician and one singer,  maybe two – according to the tradition of the Greek New Wave songs in the 60s.
80 years of Greek cinema -somewhat differently.

WHEN: Saturday 7th, Sunday 8th, Saturday 14th and  Sunday 15th December at 21.00
WHERE:   Theatre 73100, Pat. 18 Gerasimou Street, Nea Chora, Chania

Reservation tel. 6979733357
Tickets:  12 and 10 (reduced) euro – including a  drink

Song & text: Io Asithianaki, Aphrodite Tavoulari
Music: Yiannis Efthimiou

Source: Theatre 731007_8_14 Dec BO°ITE

About the Μπουάτ *Βοîte” – New Wave Songs:

In the 60s  the music scene  flourished in a specific type of ‘boîte de nuit’  in Athen’s Plaka  that became the birth place of the Greek new wave music. In these small live music clubs, the so called “boites”, many Greek composers and singers first performed that new style of Greek music inspired from the musical stream of the 60s in France and Italy.
The New Wave was characterized by compositions with expressive austerity and sensitivity, and contained many elements borrowed from the ballad. It was based on the sensitivity of prominent composers of the time (notably Manos Hadjidakis).
The lyrics in the songs of the New Wave have erotic, social and political content.


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