AKTINA Productions, Inc,, brings back to New York, Greek leading star Yannis Kotsiras and his band for a new memorable concert at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College on E. 68th Street, between Park and Lexington Avenues in Manhattan. The concert from AKTINA’s acclaimed series GREEK MUSIC JOURNEY 2017 (GMJ) produced by Elena Maroulleti, will feature everlasting classics from the rich discography of Yannis Kotsiras spanning some 30 years, including songs from his latest hit-album “Pseftis Keros” (Lying Time). Tickets are sold exclusively by AKTINA and will not sold at the Theater box office. To charge tickets call 718-545-1151 or buy online at www.aktinafm.com. A cc processing fee apply for every ticket purchase. All sales are final. No refunds/exchanges. Prices range from $40 to $95. Watch videos of Yannis Kotsiras at www.aktinafm.com.
Yannis Kotsiras, one of the most celebrated and world renowned Greek singers stands out for his distinct voice and his ability of bringing together the different representative styles of Greek music, including the popular Rembetika (Greek blues) and Laika (popular folk) with which he launched his career in 1990. He also excels for his high energy performances both as singer and a guitarist. His amazing career is crowned with several platinum and gold records, exceptional collaborations with legendary Greek composers, lyricists and singers, with sold out concerts and thousands of fans around the globe. He has released some 22 personal albums, while he appeared as a guest star in over 20 others which feature disparate styles of Greek music such as Laika, Rembetika, Folk, Traditional and Contemporary. In 2004 he was selected by the 2004 Athens Olympic Committee to record the theme song for the Athens Torch Relay as well as other songs for the Olympics that year. Kotsiras is accompanied by his 5-member band comprised by some of Greece’s most distinguished musicians/soloists. AKTINA’s upcoming concert with Yannis Kotsiras at the Kaye which is especially dedicated to lovers of Greek music is not to be missed!