21 JUNE 2015 / Highlights of the First Day of Events “Light Up the Night at the Stavros Niarchos Park”

On Sunday June 21st the Stavros Niarchos Park opened its door to the public for the first time, celebrating Word Day Music, with a concert by Dionysis Savvopoulos.

Savvopoulos was accompanied by Orestis Plakidis, Giotis Kiourtsoglou and Vagelis Karipis, his long-terms collaborators, as well as by the Hellenic Navy Band under the direction of George Tsilabaris, and the Piraeus Music School Choir, under the artistic direction of George Kandreviotis.

The opening performance preceding Savvopoulos was made by the Underground Youth Orchestra, an orchestra of young music students, ages 10 to 22, conducted by its creator, Kostas Iliadis.