The theoretical and practical courses of the department are complemented with numerous music events os staff and students that take place in Corfu, other places in Greece and also abroad. There has been participation at important artistic events such as the Athens Music Festival at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus (“Herodeion”) and the “Demetria” Festival of the Municipality of Thessaloniki.
Internationally acclaimed musicians are often invited to participated in concerts and other events organized by the Department. This offers the students and the public of Corfu unique artistic and educational experiences.
Some of the most famous and accomplished guest artists have been:
Theodoros Antoniou, David Blake, Amaury du Closel, Marylin Shrude (conductors and composers), Frank Wibaut, Maxim Mogilevsky (piano), Daniel Kientzy (saxophone), Jane Manning and Helga Wagner (voice), Trio Verdehr Chamber Music Ensemble, Luc Ferrari, Jean-Claude Risset, Denis Smalley and Simon Emmerson (electroacoustic music composers), Sheila Jordan and Katchie Cartwright (jazz song), Steve Lacy and Evan Parker (jazz saxophone), Gunter Sommer, Stephen Galland and Keith Sopeland (drums), Cameron Brown (double bass), Michel Hatzigeorgiou (electric bass).
Contact: Giorgos Fragkiskos