Thanasis Polykandriotis was worshipped by Israeli audience
Thanasis Polykandriotis, the well-known composer and soloist in bouzouki traveled to Israel and performed in Zappa Club Tel Aviv and in Zappa Club Herzliya on the 22nd and the 23rd of January, 2015.
The audience in Israel was truly amazed and impressed by the performance of the Greek composer who along with Maria Spyropoulou – vocals, Argyro Keramida – bouzouki and some important musicians from Israel presented a show full of famous hits. Most-loved songs performed by our nation’s well-known singers, such as Stelios Kazantzides, Stratos Dionysiou, Giannis Parios, Tolis Voskopoulos and major hits of Polykandriotis. Through Hadjidakis, Theodorakis, Vamvakaris, Tsitsanis, so as Brahms, the Greek composer gave an outstanding performance with his “taximia” and improvisations to an audience which really appreciates and loves Greek music.
Asi Yehiel is a well-known Israeli singer that adores Greek folk music. He is the link between Thanasis Polykandriotis and the country of Israel. Mr. Yehiel has a vast experience in Greek music by performing Greek songs in his country for many years throughout his career. Mr. Yehiel and Mr. Polykandriotis have cooperated for the making of a new CD which they presented at these two concerts in Tel Aviv. The concerts were so successful that the Israeli audience demanded for more shows that will take place in June of 2015.