Thu, 09 Nov|
The beloved ‘Ermis-Vicky-Lee’ Trio returns to Technopolis 20. Like every time, we are looking forward for a beautiful and delightful music evening, with the touching voice of Vasiliki Anastasiou and the talented musicians, Ermis Michail on guitar and Andreas Panteli on piano.
Time & Location
09 Nov 2023, 20:00
Technopolis 20 , Nikolaou I. Nikolaidi Avenue 18, Paphos 8010, Cyprus
About the Event
The beloved ‘Ermis-Vicky-Lee’ Trio returns to Technopolis 20 stage, on Thursday, 9th of November, at 8pm. Like every time, we are looking forward for a beautiful and delightful music evening, with the touching voice of Vasiliki Anastasiou and the talented musicians, Ermis Michail on guitar and Andreas Panteli on piano.
Enjoy the trio, as they say themselves, in “songs we like to play”. Listen to their favourite Soul, Jazz and Pop songs, incorporating strong influences from blues and gospel rhythm in their music, along with a selection of Greek songs arranged in a jazz sound.
It is worthy of mention that Vasiliki is also the conductor and founder of the Amalgamation Women's Choir that performed at the official Commonwealth Day ceremony held at Westminster Abbey in London last March and she has also received the Madame Figaro’s award of ‘Woman of the Year’ in the Musician category, only two weeks ago.
Reservations are necessary at 70002420.
Limited seats available.
Ermis Michail is one of the active guitar players in Cyprus. In 2008 he was accepted at the Rotterdam Conservatory (Jazz Department). He performed at the North Sea Jazz Festival in 2010 as a member of the Rotterdam Big Band. In 2011 he finished his Bachelor’s degree in Music (Jazz Guitar) with honors. In 2012 Ermis Michail won the 1st prize at “The Nicolas Economou Foundation (NEF) Scholarship Competition”. In 2014 he finished his Master’s degree in Jazz Guitar at the Rotterdam Conservatory (Codarts).
Since then, he has collaborated with many established musicians such as Damian Erksin, Gilad Atzmon, Tony Lakatos and more. During that time, he has arranged and performed in various albums with local and international artists. In 2016 he released his debut album with his original compositions "Minor Change». He has also composed music for theatre and dance performances performed in festivals and theatres in Cyprus.
He has been the jazz guitar professor at the University of Nicosia since 2013 and is currently performing with his projects as guitarist and composer at selected venues and festivals all over Cyprus and abroad.
Vasiliki Anastasiou is a Greek-Cypriot vocalist who graduated recently from London College of Music from where she received the title Master’s in Music Performance (vocals) with distinction. She created The Amalgamation Project to sing stories from around our ‘neighborhood’, to try and glue together traditional sounds from the Balkan peninsula and the Mediterranean breeze with jazz harmony.
Vasiliki’s solo performances include Hong Kong (for the premiere of the film Axis of Light), Qatara Art centre in Doha for an Educational concert, 6th and 7th International River Film Festival in Padova/Italy. In United Kingdom at the Europe House, Shepherds Bush Empire, 2012 May Ball, Peterhouse Theatre in Cambridge, Hollywell music room in Oxford, at the British Museum. The 30th ISME World Conference on Music Education that took place at Megaro Mousikis (Thessaloniki, Greece). The Loop Festival 2014 (Cyprus), Fengaros 2014, Windcraft festival 2014, Rialto Ethnic Festival 2014, Rialto Jazz and world music Showcase. She is also leading a five-day workshop for voice for the second consecutive year Fengaros Music Village 2014 and 2015.
Andreas Panteli (1983) is a jazz pianist from Nicosia, and an active member in the Cypriot jazz scene. He studied Jazz Piano Performance at the Rotterdam Conservatory (B.A) and at the Royal Conservatory of Den Haag (M.A). In the past few years, he is teaching at the University of Nicosia, and performing in various festivals and venues around the island and abroad, with groups like “Funkystraat”, “Four on the Floor”, “Fuzz Bus”, “Sung Mellow”, “Εrmis Michail Quintet”, “Cahit Kutrafali Group”, “Alexis Kasinos Quartet”.