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Ourania Gassiou
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free Organ & Viola recital (Bach, Shumann & Vitali)

14/11/2014 from 19:30 to 21:00

Ourania Gassiou will play the organ and Emmanouil Gouvelis the Viola. They will both cover an existing programme including pieces by Bach, Schumann & Vitali.

Ourania Gassiou was born in Athens and studied the piano at the Nakas Conservatory and the organ at the Athens Concert Hall. In 2004, she received an entrance scholarship to study under Nicolas Kynaston at the Royal Academy of Music. Whilst at the Academy she was awarded several of the major prizes and awards, including the DipRAM, the most prestigious award for an outstanding final recital. She was also nominated as the Pidem Organ Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music.

In 2006 she was awarded the Eric Thompson Trust Grant to continue her studies with Johannes Geffert in Cologne and Susan Landale in London. She has been a prize winner in the International Organ Competition of St.Maurice, Switzerland and in the First Mediterranean Piano Competition of Andros.

Ourania maintains a busy schedule as a soloist and ensemble player. She has performed in several venues in the UK, Greece, Germany, Sweden, Spain and Slovakia. She has also participated in a recording project of the Royal Academy of Music with music by English composers.

Ιn 2011 she was appointed Organist of the Athens Concert Hall and she is also the organist of the French Protestant Church in London.
 

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