Μαρίκα Παπαγκίκα (Marika Papagika)

**Taken from last.fm** Marika Papagika Μαρίκα Παπαγκίκα (September 1, 1890 – August 2, 1943) was a popular Greek singer in the early 20th century and one of the first Greek women singers to be heard on sound recordings. Marika Papagika was born on the island of Kos near Turkey on September 1, 1890. In late […]

Below is the song, Epirotiko Mirologi, from phantom violinist Alexis Zoumbas. He was born in Epirus, Greece in 1883. The following text is an excerpt from an article by Christopher King about the life of Alexis Zoumbas. Read the whole article right here. Villagers and musicians from Epirus believe that a unique body of melodies, played […]