An evening of timeless songs and nostalgic storytelling, exploring the musical styles and popular culture of the roaring twenties and the dark interwar era, up to the late fifties. Join us for an eclectic mix of international songs presented at the scenic atmosphere of Green Note. Featuring contemporary interpretations of classic songs by Edith Piaf, Amalia Rodrigues, Yves Montand, Bert Firman, Danae Stratigopoulou among others, this event offers homage to European tango, bolero, waltz, foxtrot and swing, sung in English and other languages.
Helena Ray (aka Elena Hadjiafxendi): Narration & Vocals
Andreas Papapetrou: Piano / accordion
Kostas Kopanaris: percussion
Michael Iskas: Violin / Viola
Helena Ray (aka Elena Hadjiafxendi) is a London based, internationally known actress and singer. Helena has developed an eclectic and distinctive style of performance that blends world music with literary recitation and drama. She has performed in many European cities: London, Paris, Athens, and Nicosia. Her repertoire varies from classical, musical theatre, film and television, to opera and poetry shows.