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NYC Hosts Mikis Theodorakis 90th Birthday Concert

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Greek musical legend Mikis Theodorakis' 90th birthday is being commemorated this Saturday, May 16th, in New York City.

The Orpheus Foundation and Kyrenia Opera are presenting a New York concert celebrating the musician's birthday this Saturday, beginning at 8:30 p.m. The event is being held at the Merkin Concert Hall at the Kaufman Music Center on Manhattan's Upper West Side, located at 129 West 67th Street.

The musical evening features acclaimed interpreter of Theodorakis' songs and a permanent member of his ensemble, Betty Harlafti. The concert honoring the musical great will be directed by Greek-Cypriot baritone and conductor Constantinos Yiannoudes.

More information about this weekend's festivities can be accessed at: http://www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org/mch/event/orpheus-and-kyrenia-opera-theodorakis-harlafti/#sthash.uJEzu88k.dpuf.