Closing of the 16th Cyprus Rialto World Music Festival with Amalgamation Project
The Rialto World Music Festival, which has been a success for another year, concludes with the Amalgamation Project on Thursday, July 29th.
The band will take us in a musical journey which balancing between fresh Mediterranean sounds, melodies of the Balkan Mountains and the diverse sonic flavours of polyphony. The band will perform cover versions of traditional songs, an amalgamation of the East and the West, as well as its own original compositions. The performance also features short stories and poems inspired by the women of Cyprus and of other Mediterranean countries.
Vasiliki Anastasiou: voice, research, compositions
Ermis Michael: guitar, arrangements, compositions
Michalis Kouloumis: violin
Rodos Panayiotou: percussion
Andreas Rodosthenous: bass
Amalgamation Choir: Argyro Christodoulou, Myrto Aristeidou, Christina Antoniadou, Christina Papamichael, Annita Konstantinou
The Cyprus Rialto World Music Festival is honored with the EFFE label 2019 -2021 and is a member of the Forum of Worldwide Music Festivals.
Sponsors: Cyprus Republic, OPAP Cy, SEK, Medochemie, Fameline Holding Group, Trust Insurance Cyprus, VNK Capital, EFG Private Banking, KPMG I Technical Support: Event Pro
Media Sponsors: I Kathimerini, CyBC, Kanali 6
Thursday, 29 July at 21:00 @SEK Parking (behind of the Rialto Theatre)
(Free Entrance for musicians, pupils & students / Seats must be booked in advance).
Tickets: € 5 Information / Box Office: 77 77 77 45 www.rialto.com.cy, Rialto App
General instructions for the audience:
The Rialto Theatre operates in accordance with the protocols of the Ministry of Health regarding COVID 19, that requires the presentation of SafePass at the entrance. The audience is kindly requested to purchase their tickets in advance, either online (www.rialto.com, Rialto App) or by calling the Rialto’s box office.