Top 20 Greek (movie) composersby minalex | created - 09 Aug 2011 | updated - 1 month ago | Public
Composer | Z
Mikis Theodorakis was born in the Greek island of Chios, in 1925. The exact same year that the other great composer of Greece was born in Xanthi, Manos Hatzidakis. He fought during the 2nd World War, and he was captured at the city of Tripoli. He was tortured, but when he was set free, he joined ...
Soundtrack | Mad Max: Fury Road
Eleni Karaindrou was born in the mountain village of Teichio in central Greece and grew up in Athens, where she studied piano and theory at the Hellenikon Odion. From 1969-74 she studied ethnomusicology in Paris and, on returning to Greece, founded the Laboratory for Traditional Instruments at the ...
Composer | Pote tin Kyriaki
The names of Manos Hadjidakis and Mikis Theodorakis have been written with golden letters in the music history of Greece since 1960. He was born in Xanthi on 23 October 1925, in a mid-class family. When he came of age he came in the capital city of Greece of Athens. He succeeded from the beginning ...
Composer | Parenthesi
Nikos Mamangakis was born on March 3, 1929 in Rethymno, Crete, Greece. He was a composer, known for Parenthesi (1968), Monemvasia (1964) and Lilly's Story (2002). He died on July 24, 2013 in Athens, Greece.
Composer | Alexander
Vangelis is a composer and performer who works almost exclusively with electronic instruments. He is probably most well known for his Chariots of Fire (1981) and Blade Runner (1982) soundtracks or for the tracks used in the Cosmos (1980) television series. He has been involved in many musical ...
Composer | Nyfes
Composer | Antigoni
Lived in Freiburg, Germany and was fluent in German, English and French.
Composer | Sto dromo tou Lamore
Loukianos Kilaidonis is primarily a quality music composer and singer and well known in Greece. He was famous for organizing the great beach parties in '80s Athens in Varkiza and Vouliagmeni. His songs are mostly humorous and portray the everyday life of the working class. His signature outfits and...
Composer | Mikres Afrodites
Yannis Markopoulos was born on March 18, 1939 in Iraklio, Crete, Greece. He is known for his work on Young Aphrodites (1963), I moira tou athoou (1965) and To pio labro asteri (1967). He is married to Vassiliki Lavina.
11. Stavros Xarhakos
Composer | Rembetiko
Composer | Afti i nyhta menei
Composer | To monon tis zois tou taxeidion
16. Mimis Plessas
Composer | Oi sfaires den gyrizoun piso
Mimis Plessas was born on October 12, 1924 in Athens, Greece as Dimitrios Plessas. He is a composer, known for Oi sfaires den gyrizoun piso (1967), Gorgones kai mages (1968) and Thema syneidiseos (1973). He is married to Loukila Kerrer-Plessa.
Music_department | To thávma tis thálassas ton Sargassón
Stefanos Konstantinides (aka Electroware) was born in Athens. He studied piano, jazz music, drums, and fine arts. He is is a very effective producer and electro-inspired musician. His latest work can be heard in the band "drog_A_tek" (an experimental septet loosely in the conceptual path of avant ...
18. Yannis Veslemes
Composer | Norvigia
19. Nikos Kypourgos
Composer | Ypoptos politis