- YEAR OF GRANT
- CATEGORYARTS & CULTURE
- ORGANIZATION LOCATIONCorfu
- GRANT LOCATIONGREECE
- ORGANIZATION WEBSITEwww.femantzaros.com
For the purchase of orchestra costumes.
The Mantzaros Philharmonic Society was founded on the island of Corfu in 1890, to provide free musical education of high caliber to young people living on the island, promoting, thus, the local culture. The Society owns a building where students, from preschoolers to adults, learn to play musical instruments, and attend lessons on musical theory. The Society also includes a philharmonic orchestra, which consists of 200 musicians.