kotronakis - collaborations

Dimitris Kotronakis
     

Collaborations


“EPSILON” GUITAR QUINTET

Dimitris Kotronakis is the lead guitar of the Guitar Quintet “Epsilon”. The other members of the group are: Vassilis Kanaras, Panayiotis Lampropoulos , Petros Politis and Akis Filios.

“Epsilon” quintet has recorded the CD “Angel Guitars” (MBI records - music by Christos Nicolopoulos, arrangements by Epsilon quintet).

The repertory of the group includes the following pieces:

  • A. Vivaldi: Concerto Grosso op.3 no.8
  • Luigi Boccherini: Introduction et Fandango
  • John Zaradin: Finale
  • Hansjoachim Kaps: La Añadidura
  • Perikles Koukos: Erotic, (arrangement by Stavros Katirtzoglou).
  • Socrates Georgiades: Epsilon (dedicated to the Epsilon quintet).
  • Frank Zappa: Peaches en Regalia (arrangement by Stavros Katirtzoglou)
  • Yngwie Mallmsteen: Trilogy suite no 5.
  • Christos Nicolopoulos: Folk suite
  • Modesto Mussorgsky: Pictures of an Exhibition

  • GUITAR AND VOICE

    Dimitris Kotronakis is also collaborating with the Greek - Venezuelanian singer and pianist Alkis Kollias. The repertory of the duo includes the following pieces:

  • Mikis Theodorakis: Romancero Gitano(poetry by F.G.Lorca).
    1. El Emplazado
    2. Prendimiento de Antoñito el Camborio
    3. Muerto de Antoñito el Camborio
    4. Muerto de amor
    5. La monja gitana
    6.Preciosa y el aire
    7. Romance de la pena negra
  • Nicos Mamangakis: Bolivar (poetry by Nicos Engonopoulos).
    1. Cuando Hablas
    2. Libertad
  • Alkis Kollias: Alquimias
    1. Noche de crystal
    2. Yo me decia
    3. Canto Alma
    4. Balada de Confin
  • Luis Zea: Pajarillo

  • GUITAR AND VIOLONCELLO

    Dimitris Kotronakis - guitar, Aris Tsakalis - violoncello. The repertory of the duo includes the following pieces:

  • Isaac Albéniz: Córdova, Malagueña
  • Astor Piazzolla: Adios Nonino
  • Radamés Gnattali: Sonata for guitar and violoncello
  • Heitor Villa - Lobos: Bachianna No 5
  • Manuel de Falla: Nana
  • Maurice Ravel: Piece en forme de Habanera
  • Erik Marchelie: Don Quijote y Dulcinea, Danse
  • Laurent Boutros: Amasia


  • greek version © Dimitris Kotronakis 2008