Musical Travelogue with Domna Samiou - Euboea, Kymi
Music program, Television, ERT, 1977
“Musical Travelogue with Domna Samiou” (“Musiko Odiporiko me ti Domna Samiou”) was a television series researched and presented by Domna Samiou and broadcast by Greek National Television in 1976-1977. Each episode was dedicated to the music and dance tradition of a different area of Greece.
This episode is dedicated to the musical tradition of Kymi in Euboea. Through a comprehensive review of the area’s history, Domna Samiou presents songs and dances of the area.
Apart from the other songs and dances presented in the episode, you can watch here:
A group of men and women dancing and singing the song May it be a blessed time [watch the video in Multimedia section].
Asinou Bounia with a group of women singing the song Should you see a vessel pass [watch the video in Multimedia section and the song Should you see a vessel pass in our list of songs], which belongs to the category of Marinianika songs. Marinianika songs are nautical or love themed songs of a distinct tradition in Kymi.
May It Be a Blessed Time
Locals of Kymi dancing and singing. "Musical Travelogue with Domna Samiou - Euboea, Kymi", Greek National Television (ERT), 1977
Should you See a Vessel Pass
Sung by Assynou Bounia. "Musical Travelogue with Domna Samiou - Euboea, Kymi", Greek National Television (ERT), 1977