RHODES INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL 2015
MAGICAL NIGHTS OF MUSIC AT THE PALACE OF THE GRAND MAGISTER
18-25 September, 2015
Rhodes International Festival was founded in the summer of 2007 , on Rhodes island Greece,well known as “The Island of Knights”. The main focus is the venue of the festival, the famous Palace of the Grand Magister -Palace of the Knights, located in the medieval city which has been declared a Monument of World Cultural Heritage by Unesco.
Major orchestras, ensembles and distinguished artists including the Camerata Armonia Atenea, the Symphony Orchestra of the Greek Radio Television-ΕΡΤ and the internationally renowned pianist Cyprien Katsaris, the distinguished piano soloist Dimitris Sgouros, the famous orchestra "Viento de Tango" from Italy , the Renaissance Vocal Ensemble "CantArte" from Germany, "Diphono" from New York, are some of the projects presented at the festival.
The Rhodes International Festival under the Artistic Direction of the Cultural Manager Penelope Serdari, takes place in the historic medieval Palace of the Grand Master, under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs & the Hellenic National Commission for Unesco and is organised by the non profit Cultural Organisation for the dissemination of the Arts, "Rhodes International Festival" and the Municipal Culture and Sports Organization of Rhodes, with the support of the Greek National Tourism Organization- GNTO
The festival has been recognized as one of the most successful festivals in Greece, earning excellent reviews as well as the support of mass media and every year attracts music lovers mainly from abroad and Greece.
The Rhodes International Festival 2015, will take place from 18 to 25 September and is dedicated to the song and the human voice, with distinguished French, Italian, Greek artists and tributes to: the greek song and composers, opera gala , classical composers as well as to the Italian song from Monteverdi to Dοmenico Montugno...
The festival will be honored with the presence of the internationally renowned Italian stage director Paolo Micciche, who signed two of the productions, which have already been presented in prestigious festivals and concert halls in France and Italy
PALACE OF THE GRAND MAGISTER
18-25 September 2015 / 21:00
In collaboration: Municipal Culture and Sports Organization of Rhodes.
Under the auspices: Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs, Greek National Commision for UNESCO
Support:Greek Tourism Organization-GNTO
Sponsors : Rodos Palace Hotel, Atrium Hotels, Mitsis Grand Hotel
Media sponsors: Rhodes on line, Lyhnari FM radio , Rodiaki newspaper
Thematic sponsor: Medieval Rose Association - Festival
Sponsor: “N. Tatakis” wine company, “ Yachting Club Cafe”
Rhodes International Festival Supports:
Rhodes 2021 /European Capital of Culture Candidate City