Category Archives: Μίκης Θεοδωράκης

Canto General in 2017

  Song (Canto) for the world, for humanity When finally understanding the Spanish words (English translation) of the poem Canto General, I am surprised how futuristic this collection of poems was when it was written. Pablo Neruda started with it … Continue reading

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Canto General ~ Spanish ~ English

This post offers the Spanish lyrics, and their English translation, of the poems used in the Canto General Oratorio. For the Greek translation click here. . Canto General is Pablo Neruda’s tenth book of poems. It was first published in … Continue reading

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Kazantzakis

Kazantzakis is the title of a new film, that will be released in November 2017. Kazantzakis is the well known name of a world famous Greek author and philosopher. Nikos Kazantzakis, born 18 February 1883, died  26 October 1957. This year, … Continue reading

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Poios ti Zoí mou …

“Mikis Theodorakis – Poios ti Zoí mou …” is a theatrical musical performance about the life and work of Mikis Theodorakis. One of the performances took place on the island Makronissos on September 14, 2013. . Makronissos “When the Greek Civil … Continue reading

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Christina Cünne

. Christina Cünne was born on November 18, 1932 in Houtigehage, Friesland, Netherlands as Trijntje Kunje De Vries. She is an actress, known for Dutch productions as “De Anna” (1983), “Rooie Sien” (1975) and “Frank en Eva” (1973). She is … Continue reading

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