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Side Events

As part of the Rethymnon Percussion Festival, the Municipality of Rethymno will offer cultural and educational activities free of charge, thus enabling a wider audience to get in touch and get to know better the exceptional and uplifting music of the percussionists. These activities include: “Percussion B [eat] s” Gastronomy, Live Concerts & Performances, Educational Actions, a Photography Exhibition and a Documentary Projection.

PERCUSSION FESTIVAL BAZAAR

MIKRASIATON SQUARE

A multicultural music festival representing music from the four continents (America – Asia – Africa – Europe), could not miss the Bazaar, which has its roots in the Bazaar as the Persians called it and which later prevailed as a “bazaar” Hellenizing the Turkish word Pazar, a “market” organized as part of a local celebration or festival. The Bazaar is a set of events and will feature performances by Sea Clown Sailing Circus, Bucket Boy (Matthew Pretty), O Bombo, Lia Koutelieri, and live sets by DJs Hipcut and Mackenzie with a wide range of music choices while at the same time and throughout, parallel events such as art exhibitions and percussion will take place.

20 & 21 July - Doors open at 19.00

LIVE SESSIONS/PERFORMANCES

Music, performance and visual arts in the rhythm of percussion will flood Mikrasiaton Square free of charge on July the 20th & 21st! Bucket Boy from USA, one of the headliners  in concerts of Percussion Festivals, the percussion ensemble o Bombo from Rethymnon which will set us on fire through Brazilian rhythms, the Sea Clown Sailing Circus, an international New Circus Group that dances, sings , plays music, performs acrobatics and juggling and the artist, Lia Koutelieri with an art- in- progress project that will be created in front of the public in Mikrasiaton Square and find its place in Fortezza during the Percussion Festival.

Mikrasiaton Square - Free Entrance

20.07 | Doors open at 19:00

  • O BOMBO
  • SΕΑ CLOWN SAILING CIRCUS
  • LIA KOUTELIERI

21.07 | Doors open at 19:00

  • THE BUCKET BOY (MATTHEW PRETTY)
  • SEA CLOWN SAILING CIRCUS
  • LIA KOUTELIERI

Gallery

Ode to blue

Art Exhibition

The art exhibition of ART WAY entitled “Ode to Blue” is inaugurated in the context of the events of Mikrasiaton Square. The exhibition presents the works of artists: Vikis Nomikou, Giannis Kamini and Nancy Kefalinou. The exhibition is curated by Nena Demitriadou – The Silk Road.

MIKRASIATON SQUARE

20 & 21 July - Doors open at 19.00

Educational (Events) – Workshops - Seminars

The field of education possesses a very special place in this festival. The goals of the Festival educational programs are:  to inspire children to get to know the art of music, especially that one of the percussion, to deepen the music student’s or even professional musicians’ individual training and eventually to contribute to the general artistic interaction that can emerge through such an educational process.

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| "Let's talk in the Language of Percussion"

21.07 Rethymnon Municipality Garden 10.00 - 11.30

By Manos Nazlis

(suitable for kids from 10 year old of age): Workshop on the basic principles of rhythm as a language through the prism of Brazilian rhythms. Lively, danceable, playful and dynamic, it will give the participants the opportunity to discover talents and aspects they may not have known. Introduction to the instruments and introduction to the rhythmic alphabet.
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"Traditional Music nowadays"

20.07 at the Cultural Home 11.00 - 12.00

From the Skiouro5 Team

" (suitable for kids from 15 year old of age) Seminar on the ways of development and renewal of traditional music using modern media and modern musical instruments.
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“Street Drumming”

22.07 Rethmnon Municipality Garden 10.30 - 12.00

By Matthew Pretty “The Bucket Boy”

( suitable for kids from 15 year old of age): How to improvise with various objects and create unique rhythms.
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"Discovering the basic rhythms of Flamenco"

21.07 at the Cultural Home 11.30 - 12.30

By De Todas Formas Team

A workshop on Flamenco dance and music through percussion instruments.
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"Percussion for three"

23.07 at the Cultural Home 11.00 - 12.30

By Percussion4One

(suitable for kids from 15 year old of age) Concepts and ways of orchestration for ensemble percussion!
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Photographic Exhibition / Projection

20 - 25 July - Fortezza

There will be Photographic Exhibition and Projection which will be open to the public from the 20th to the 24th of July.

"Rethymnon: A different approach"

Photograph Exhibition of the group “Photography Lessons of Rethymnon” under the guidance of Manolis Karatarakis. Discovering colors and unknown landscapes through the eyes of the photographer.

"Percussions"

Audiovisual material on the history of percussion instruments and artists. Direction / Editing: Giannis Andritsios.

Gallery

Organization Act for Art & Rethymon Municipality

Early Bird: Ticket Services Ticket Pricing: Entrance: 15€ Reduced Price: 12€ 3days offer: 32€ Gates open at 19:00 Rethymnon Fortezza Castle 22-23-24 July 2021
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Free Entrance Mikrasiaton Square 20-21 July 2021

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