Institute for Mediterranean Studies

Research Projects

International Film Productions in Greece: The Case of Crete

International Film Productions in Greece: The Case of Crete

(2020 -2021)
Greek Traditional Music

Greek Traditional Music

(1986 -1990)

The aim of this research program was to collect and examine existing information related to ancient Greek, religious Byzantine and contemporary folk music.

THALETAS

The Violin Tradition in the Cretan Traditional Music, "THALETAS" in the context of EPET II

(1994 -1999)

(IMS-FORTH, MUSIC DEPARTMENT UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS)

The aim of the research program was to conduct extensive ethno-musicological research to record the living violin tradition in the island of Crete.

CRINNO MUSIC II

The musical tradition of lyra in Cretan folk music in Rethymno prefecture

(2000 -2006)

The aim of the research program was to conduct extensive ethno-musicological research to record the living lyre tradition of the Rethymno prefecture area. The major objective of the Program was to record musical works from professional and semi-professional musicians of Rethymno origins and to collect and document the material through field research and participatory observation.