This fascinating album with its unique synthesis of Greek instruments and Andean flutes, presents “Canto General” composed by Mikis Theodorakis, based on a poem of the Chilean poet Pablo Neruda. Greek music played by The Athenians, the Andean flutes and panpipes by Joël Francisco Perri. Additional music from the award-winning film 'Z' composed by Theodorakis and songs by famous Greek composer Stavros Xarchakos.
Syrtaki - a Greek dance made world famous overnight by the film “Zorba the Greek” and Mikis Theodorakis’ famous music. Here the Athenians present a collection of twenty of the most popular Syrtakis, including 'Zorba the Greek' itself. 64:55 min playing time. Enjoy!