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Arja Saijonmaa, part three

There are in total three posts about Arja Saijonmaa/Mikis Theodorakis and these are all three interrelated. Arja Saijonmaa’s influencer: Mikis Theodorakis Theodorakis’ Songs Singers Arja Saijonmaa, part three ~ In a serial of two former posts the puzzle Arja Saijonmaa … Continue reading

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Arja Saijonmaa’s influencer: Mikis Theodorakis

Arja Saijonmaa (born 1 December 1944) is a Finnish singer, political activist and occasional actress. A lot about her career has been written in several Wikipedia languages, but hardly anywhere one can find information about herself: is she married? Does … Continue reading

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Lautaro

  1. Canto General “Lautaro” is one of the Canto General poems. In this blog the Canto General poems that have been used for the oratorio Canto General, composed by Mikis Theodorakis are available in Spanish, Greek, German, French, English … Continue reading

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Letters from Marusia

Mikis Theodorakis wrote the soundtracks for a lot of films, mostly very well known, often used in concerts, but the film-music of “Actas de Marusia” is hardly used. Maybe  therefore the title sounds rather strange, in my ears. Marusia, not Ma … Continue reading

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Grigoris Lambrakis, symbol of democracy

* Grigoris Lambrakis (April 3, 1912 – May 27, 1963) was a Greek politician, physician, track and field athlete, and member of the faculty of the School of Medicine at the University of Athens.  Today, May 22, 2013 it has … Continue reading

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