Musical Travelogue with Domna Samiou - Euboea, Karystos
Music program, Television, ERT, 1976
“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 Karystos area in Euboea. Through a comprehensive review of the area’s history as well as of its folk and music tradition, Domna Samiou presents songs and dances of the area.
Apart from the other songs and dances presented in the episode, you can watch here:
In the village of Agios Dimitrios, the elder Sotiris Krisilias (former lyra player) singing the song A fair maid did sing
In the village of Nea Styra, Mitsos Meindanis -playing the lute- and his son Christos -playing the guitar- singing the Arvanitiko song Ra kambana i Papandise.