Argyro  Keramida

 


 

  

  

 

Argyro Keramida was born in Greece. Studied Composition ,Orchestration ,Piano , Pedagogics, Special Education  & Intercultural Education . Also studied the bouzouki with the great soloist Giannis Palaiologos in Athens.
 Is professor in music at schools  of first & second stage of Greek public education & concervatories.
 As a bouzouki soloist  performed in concerts, at  Herod Atticus Odeon Athens ( with the symphonic orchestra) , Zappeion megaron, Megaron Moussikis Athens & Thessaloniki, Pallas theatre, Michael Cacoyiannis Foundation, Badminton Theatre, ΔΕΘ Helexpo, festivals , conferences  and more   

Special moments from Argyro’s international collaborations and performances are with Milva , Dulce Pontes , Paco Pena , Angel Munoz, at the Opening Ceremony of the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad  and  recordings of the soundtrack in Stavros’ Xarchakos composition, at  Posidonia World Shipping Exhibition .

Also has  presented  her own compositions and collaborated with important singers, directors, composers.

Argyro has also performed with Greek artists . Specifically ,with  Konstantinos Paliatsaras, Irini Karayianni , Zozo Sapountzaki, , Grigoris Valtinos , Mimi Denissi, Pemi Zouni, Symfonic Orchestra & Choir of ERT contucted by Andreas Pilarinos, children choirs of Balkan states & Cyprus, Tzina Drivala, Katerina Vasilikou , Heleni Vitali, Kostas Makedonas , Maria Soultatou , Peggy Zina, Natasa Theodoridou, Melina Aslanidou, Tzortzia Kefala, Mpampis Stokas , Nikos Platyrachos, Gerasimos Andreatos, Lena Alkaiou, Aspasia Stratigou, Tolis Voskopoulos,  Pitsa Papadopoulou, Paschalis Terzis, Vassilis Karras, Stelios Dionysiou,  Themis Adamantidis , Paschalis Tsarouchas, Magda Pensou,  Asi Yehiel ,  Dimitris Nikoloudis, Andreas Karakotas, Dina Papaioannou, Petros Gaitanos, Panos Bousalis, Maria Stafylopati ,Georgia Velivasaki . Also with  the composers  Stamatis Kraounakis, Antonis Mintzelos , George Papachristoudis , Thanassis Polykandriotis ,Paschalis Tonios, & directors  Andreas Voutsinas , Konstantinos Rigos , Dimitris Malissovas .  Argyro performed  in tribute concerts  for  Michael Cacoyiannis,  Mikis Theodorakis, Ecumenical Patriarch m.r. Bartholomew  in their presence.

 
Argyro as a bouzouki soloist has recorded the album ’ Bouzouki’s planet ’ by Zefxis Music, available on cd and  all major digital stores.

Αrgyro's new book tittled ' Apo tin pandourida sto bouzouki - Ta chordophona moysika organa ston elladiko choro ' is published by Malliaris paideia & it is   available in all bookstores .

Her new musictheatrical project ‘Rebetiko genous thilikou ‘is presented in theaters.