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London Greek Wine Festival
West Handyside Canopy, Handyside Street, N1C 4BZ London, United Kingdom
Further to their recent shows on BBC, UK festivals and radio, Kourelou and the Greek Collective are performing at London's biggest open air festival. Live music, performance dance, amazing wine and food. A 2-nights show.
To attend the live music and dance please make sure you book for the evening (not day) sessions on Friday the 13th or Saturday the 14th of October. The events are expected to be of very high demand so booking early is advisable. Here is how to book: londongreekwinefestival.co.uk
Kourelou draws on Greek roots as well as music from the South Balkans to produce a vibrant musical mix with a contemporary twist. The band was introduced on BBC Radio 3, UK last December; they also featured on Swedish Radio, Resonance fm and UK magazines Froots and Songlines. Kourelou performed on Charlie Gillett's BBC stage at Womad festival UK in July, receiving excellent reviews.
«Rocked our World»
Lopa Kothari, BBC Radio 3
The musicians 'take risks when they improvise challenging the traditional Greek sounds and providing instruments, songs, and sounds in a totally unexpected way ...''
"… music that has unbelievable traditional diversity and wealth in a way that is engaging, jazzy and dynamic.."
Wilton's Hall, London
'...the band was superb! We loved your music!!! –Each musician was a star in their own right.
Dj Ritu, 'A World In London'