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4the Festival of Rebetiko
Rebetiko Music Festival
Rebetiko Music Festival started in 2016 from the municipality of Syros – Syros, in cooperation with the Company development and progress of the Chamber of Cyclades, and was established as an institution in the cultural life of the island. The connection of the island with the urban folk music, which prevails as an integral cultural element attribute from the first decades of the 20th century. in the musical events of the island and respect and recognition in the great Markos Vamvakaris, who has made the rebetiko music and the island known to the whole world, have been the springboard for the creation of the Festival. For this year, the Festival includes a wide variety of events, such as concerts, theatrical performances, lectures, exhibitions, workshops and events for children, in order to promote the contribution of the Rebetiko Markos Vamvakaris and his hometown in Greece and abroad.