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Music Composition Concert, class Christos Samaras. John Gentzis – Lethe (2012), (Vafopouleio Intellectual Centre, 2012)

This concert took place on Tuesday 29th of May in 2012 at Vafopouleio Intellectual Centre at 9 p.m.
Music Composition’s specialization students presented their works. The students were: S. Avramidou, M. Gouvali, J. Gentzis, Th. Gougousoudis, G. Zampaklis, G. Karamitros, K. Chaliasas, V. Chatzigeorgiou, G. Chlitsios.

About the composer:

John Gentzis was born in Edessa in 1991, where he took piano lessons and received the degree of Harmony with honors in 2010 and the degree of Counterpoint in 2012 (class John Gouranis).

In 2009 he admitted into School of Music Studies, Faculty of Fine Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and majored in Composition, in the class of Christos Samaras.

Written for solo flute in two different parts and a repetition of the first, his piece Lethe is an endless search for lost memories. The piece is performed by Nafsika Tsara.

The piece was accompanied with visual material entitled MARTYRIES. For that reason thanks were given to Magda Christopoulou for processing the visual material of Anna Maria Samara and Young Artists of Engraving Workshops, School of Visual and Applied Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, of School of Visual and Applied Arts, University of West Macedonia of Florina and of the three Workshops, School of Visual and Applied Arts, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and University of West Macedonia of Florina.

Also, thanks to the professors Xenis Sachinis, George Tsakiris, Dimitra Siaterli and Harris Kontosfyris.

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