The Classical Cretan Lyra Project
«The Classical Cretan Lyra Project» is a remarkable musical endeavor that bridges the rich heritage of the Cretan Lyra with Western European music. This project is the culmination of a 20-year research journey undertaken by the talented cellist, lyra player, and composer, Yiorgos Kaloudis.
The Cretan Lyra is an ancient, three-stringed instrument with deep roots in Greek and Cretan culture and history. It is important to mention that the string on the fingerboard is touched by the nail from the side, an ancient technique, and not pressed from above- a fact that amplifies the difficulty of the endeavor.Fortsett å lese «The Classical Cretan Lyra Project