Concerts in 2018
On Sunday 4th February, Greek countertenor Nikos Spanatis performs in San Sebastián, Spain, at the Basilica de Santa Maria, with organist Christina Antoniadou.
Cavaillé-Coll organ (1863) of the Santa Maria Basilica
Works by Lodovico da Viadana, J.S.Bach, Samuel Wesley, Louis Vierne, Giulio Caccini , Zsolt Gárdonyi, Alessandro Grandi, Pelham Humfrey.
On Sunday 25 February, Spanatis will perform works by French, German and Greek composers with pianist Alexandra Nomidou, violinist Eleni Papadopoulou and cellist Aare Tammesalu, at the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art in Thessaloniki. The concert is part of the Around the piano series.
On Sunday 22 April, Spanatis will perform works by Greek composers with Greek organist Christina Antoniadou, for the 15th Spring Organ Series at St Paul's Anglican Church in Athens, while on Tuesday 7 August, he will perform with Greek organist Eleni Keventzidou, for the Lahti Organ Festival at the Church of the Cross in Finland.
Concerts in 2017
On 19 February 2017, Greek countertenor Nikos Spanatis performed with Estonian Ensemble Floridante at the Kadriorg Art Museum, Tallinn, Estonia. Invited by the artistic director of Palace Music Concert Series, Estonian cellist Aare Tammesalu, Spanatis presented works by Matteis, Purcell, Caldara and Handel.
On 10 April 2017, Spanatis collaborated with Ergon ensemble at the Athens Concert Hall, in A tribute to Arvo Pärt, while on Sunday 7 May 2017, the Greek countertenor presented a Purcell programme with French harpsichord player, Ronan Khalil, at the Greek National Opera. The concert was entitled One charming night | Purcell – Songs and Sacred Arias and was organised within the series Evenings at the Opera Foyer.
On 13 October 2017, Spanatis will perform with the Ensemble Demarest (France) at the 29th Renaissance Festival of Rethymno, in Crete, Greece.
On 18 December 2017, Spanatis will perform with the Floridante baroque ensemble (Estonia) at the 5th Opera Gala for Tatoi Former Royal Estate in memory of Maria Callas at Athens Parnassos Hall, while on 20 December 2017, he will participate at a Christmas concert at the Thessaloniki Megaron of Music with the ENSEMBLE 1619 conducted by Jerassimos Coidan, entitled "Magnificat anima mea" in works by M. A. Charpentier, A. Vivaldi, D. Buxtehude, Η.Ι. v. Biber.
Between 21 and 30 December 2017, Spanatis will participate at a production by the Greek National Opera Alternative Stage, at Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center, performing the role of Pooh - Bah, in the comic opera The MIKADO, by Gilbert and Sullivan.
Dates:2017 - 2018