More than 30 artists are taking part in this year's 3rd edition, with renowned Swedish Musica Vitae Chamber Orchestra under the baton of Nikos Haliassas, Spanish guitarist Ricardo Gallen, Belgian accordionist Christophe Delporte, Israeli composer and singer Tamuz Nissim with her trio, the Greek ensemble "Viaje al Sur", among some young talented musicians from Evia island...
From baroque to jazz, the programme includes works by Antonio Vivaldi, Edvard Grieg, Gustav Holst, Astor Piazzolla, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Leonard Cohen, Ray Charles, Beatles, Manos Hatjidakis among others...
The Montofoli Estate is located at the Ancient Town of Karystos, in South Evia: this is where, among other sites, is the Byzantine Temple of Saint Marcus. In its atrium courtyard, the concerts of the Festival are held.
Since 1987, the Estate also functions as a vineyard, ensconced in the Aegean tradition. Four indigenous grape varieties were planted; varieties that are renowned for the exceptional dessert wine they yield. The "Montofoli Estate" is the only dessert wine produced exclusively from grapes cultivated in the estate.
The Montofoli Estate is open to the public from the 1st of June to the end of September for guided tours and wine tasting, every Saturday at 7pm as well as on other days upon request.
Dates:21 June 2014
Organised by:The Montofoli Estate
Co-organised with:specs 'n' arts
With the support of:The Municipality of Karystos & the Embassies of Belgium, Israel and Spain in Greece
Media Relations:specs 'n' arts
Venue:The Montofoli Estate
Address:Old Town of Karystos, 34001, South Evia island
Tel:+30 22240 23951
Production:specs 'n' arts
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