22.09.2014

Ludwig van Beethoven

An influential figure

Portrait of Ludwig van Beethoven

It's almost definite that most of you have heard of Beethoven, and the fact that he was considered one of the greatest composer in the transition from classical to romantic era. However, what was Beethoven so well known for? Let's meet him through his music.

04.11.2013

Constantine P. Cavafy

Part 1: Ithaka

Ithaka

"As you set out for Ithaka hope the voyage is a long one, full of adventure, full of discovery.". This is the way how Cavafys was visualizing the life. A long journey, full of adventures, experiences and knowledge. Cavafys is considered one of the foremost Greek poets of the twentieth century and today you will meet him through one of his most well known poems.

10.04.2013

Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck (1920 - 2012)

In a landscape of jazz and classical music, the so called "Third Stream", and with two of the most well known masterpieces the "Take Five" and the “Blue Rondo a la Turk”, Dave Brubeck managed to become one of the most well known American composers in the history of jazz.