Musical Travelogue with Domna Samiou - Asia Minor
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 Asia Minor and especially of the coastline. 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 Nea Erythrea, Attika, Kleoniki Tzoanaki singing the song Alatsatiani and while playing the goblet drum [watch the video in Multimedia section].
Domna Samiou singing the song Aman gel aman which she first learned by her mother [watch the video in Multimedia section and the song Aman gel aman in our list of songs]. The musicians accompanying her are: Stefanos Vartanis playing the violin, Nikos Stefanidis playing the kanun and Mathios Balabanis playing the goblet drum.