Stick of the Nation (ⱦ)
Monday 25 March 2024

A new single, by Nikos Ordoulidis and Akis Pitsanis Based on a song by Andreas Pongis, recorded in the 1940s in the US

Bandcamp offer
Thursday 1 February 2024

Bandcamp offer You can buy the Rebetiko Era digital album of the Eastward Piano on Bandcamp and get the musical scores of the pieces for free. Click on ...

Piece of Minds
Saturday 18 June 2022

Pianist  Alex Peh  explores parallel piano worlds that unsettle boundaries of genre, tradition, and style. Peh collaborates with ethnographic videographers, Lauren Meeker, Alyson Hummer, and Madelyn Colonna to create a ...

Saturday 24 April 2021

NIKOS ORDOULIDIS / AKIS PITSANIS THE EASTERN PIANO PROJECT X TERRA X Terra, an avant garde meta folk album for two instruments: the piano and the ...

Thursday 22 April 2021

Webinar given by Nikos Ordoulidis on April 22 2021 at the Department of Music of the University College Cork in Ireland

Carols in Refugeeism
Friday 25 December 2020

Download the score of the "carols in refugeeism", for piano and voice, by clicking the link below. Akis Pitsanis: Voice, Nikos Ordoulidis: piano carols in refugeeism

Thursday 5 March 2020

Nikos Ordoulidis presents his book about his Eastward Piano Project, published by Pringipessa editions See the article  here

Tuesday 25 February 2020

Nikos Ordoulidis' interview at Parallaxi magazine, Thessaloniki Read the interview  here

Thursday 13 February 2020

Nikos Ordoulidis presents his book CD album at IANOS "The rebetiko era" Read the article  here

Friday 17 May 2019

The BSA is delighted to announce an upcoming conference on Popular Music of the Greek World, which will take place at the BSA on Friday and Saturday, 17 18 May ...

Wednesday 24 April 2019

An interview to Dimitris Mentes and Avopolis, regarding the 'rebetiko era' book. See the interview here

Tuesday 23 April 2019

Article regarding the 'rebetiko era' book. See the article here

Wednesday 17 April 2019

Nikos Ordoulidis The Eastern Piano Project / The Rebetiko Era Album review by Michalis Tsantilas at Avopolis.gr In Greek: click here .

Eastern Piano Cobra High
Wednesday 28 November 2018

The "commentary" of popular music utilizing modern languages which lead to the development of performance practices as well as of new aesthetical proposals. The understanding and structuring of the formal ...

Rebetiko Era / Book
Tuesday 27 November 2018

NIKOS ORDOULIDIS THE EASTERN PIANO PROJECT 'THE REBETIKO ERA' Book CD Nikos Ordoulidis’s new book, published by ‘Prigipessa Editions’, is the first ...

Thursday 4 October 2018

The Consulate General of Greece hosts piano recital by Nikos Ordoulidis, Tuesday 23/10/2018, at 19.00, at Sismanoglio Megaro The Eastern Piano Project | Heterotopias   ...

Heterotopias Zurich
Saturday 15 September 2018

The recital is built on the piano solo. Consisting of reconstructions of some of the most popular melodies of historical Balkan and Mediterranean discography, going as far back as 1910. ...

Thursday 9 August 2018

café concert vocals, Dora Spetsioti piano, Nikos Ordoulidis sample: Serveuse romantique https://youtu.be/Bvq0XIDVikU www.eastern piano.com The café concert, cafés of previous centuries, in the Balkans and the ...

Tuesday 19 June 2018

Ordoulidis, Nikos, The eastern piano: an introduction and certain special cases in point. The 12th Symposium of the ICTM Study Group Mediterranean Music Studies ‘Music and Sound at the Mediterranean ...

Sunday 27 May 2018

mediterranean music festival Musikalische Traditionen des Mittelmeers im Herzen Europas The Eastern Piano Project Recital Baden Zurich, 27 May 2018 / 18.00 Musikraum Anixis, Oberstadtstrasse 10a, ...

Friday 18 May 2018

the heterotopias of the piano in the east  seminar recital    Department of Music Studies, Ionian University Music School Advisor of ...

Friday 27 April 2018

Greek Branch of the IAML, 2 nd  Conference of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres, Athens Conservatory, 27 28 April, 2018 Study Workshop of the Piano in Popular ...

Saturday 3 February 2018

Ordoulidis, N. (2018) The piano in popular orchestras of the previous century. An overview of the material. 1st Interdisciplinary Symposium of Tradition and Culture. Corfu. Corfu Cultural Centre (3 February). ...

Monday 11 December 2017

Nikos Ordoulidis, pianist and musicologist, is to conduct an interactive workshop which concerns issues of popular aesthetic and performance practice.  Registration at  info@ordoulidis.gr The workshop is available to ...

Monday 11 December 2017

The State Conservatory of Thessaloniki the heterotopias of the piano in the east scientific artistic three day convention 11 13 December 2107 The State Conservatory of Thessaloniki ...

Friday 1 September 2017

Ordoulidis, N. (2016). Approbations and Rejections in the Arrangements of the Rebetiko Songs of the Album “Six Popular Pictures”. Round table: Intellectual and Popular Intertexts in Modern Greek Music. Case ...

Wednesday 6 April 2016

musical dialogues styles, instruments, repertoires rural and urban, music and speech The Workshop for Printed and Digital Documentation and Validation of Greek Music of the School ...

Monday 28 March 2016

A sample of the forthcoming publication of the music score of the first CD album of The Eastern Piano Project The dance of the piano (CD track #12) ...

Sunday 27 March 2016

As part of its spring events programme The Music School of Preveza invites you to experience and appreciate the piano in a different light… Sunday 27 March 8:00pm, at ...

The 11 voices of The Eastern Piano Project
Tuesday 2 February 2016

'The rebetiko era' in Thessaloniki The music stage ‘Prigipessa’ was jam packed last night for the presentation of the CD album ‘The Eastern Piano Project – The rebetiko era’ ...

Monday 1 February 2016

Nikos Ordoulidis is presenting his new discographical work titled 'The Rebetiko Era' released by melissamusic, in Thessaloniki at Prigipessa music stage. This is the first CD album of ‘The Eastern ...

Popular music aesthetic
Thursday 28 January 2016

Nikos Ordoulidis: ‘The aesthetic of popular music the case of the piano’ A videotaped interview with Nikos Ordoulidis, PhD in musicology, University of Leeds, England. See here

Tuesday 23 June 2015

Nikos Ordoulidis | The Eastern Piano Project ‘The rebetiko era’ Nikos Ordoulidis presents his new discographical work released by melissamusic at IANOS. This is the first CD ...

Monday 8 June 2015

presentation of the discographical work released by melissamusic NIKOS ORDOULIDIS | THE EASTERN PIANO PROJECT ‘THE REBETIKO ERA’ Monday 8 June 2016, 20.30, at the Conservatory of the Holy ...

NEW CD ALBUM | Ogdoo.gr
Saturday 30 May 2015

Thanasis Gioglou for Ogdoo.gr presents The Eastern Piano Project album ‘THE REBETIKO ERA’. See the presentation here .

Friday 22 May 2015

GIOTA NEGKA ‘The Eastern Piano Project’ tribute to Vasilis Tsitsanis piano: NIKOS ORDOULIDIS sound recording: Georgios Bakalis | Eastside Recording Studio Friday ...

Monday 27 April 2015

The State Conservator of Thessaloniki is organizing a workshop with the musicologist, Nikos Ordoulidis PhD University of Leeds (UK), on the subject of ‘The popular piano: seminar – photographic exhibition ...

Monday 20 April 2015

NIKOS ORDOULIDIS THE EASTERN PIANO PROJECT 'THE REBETIKO ERA' released by melissamusic  (fmail orders at  contact ) The piano, as a musical ...

The Eastern Piano | protagon.gr
Monday 22 September 2014

An article by Stathis Pahidis on The Eastern Piano Project in protagon.gr Read the article here  

Seminar University of Macedonia
Tuesday 13 May 2014

A seminar on the popular piano at the University of Macedonia | Tuesday 13 May 2014 The piano as a musical instrument has existed on music stages as ...

Velesiotou | The Eastern Piano
Monday 14 April 2014

Monday at the Music Café Sirios in Naoussa Tuesday at the Music Stage Prigipessa in Thessaloniki

Pappos | Ioannou | Ordoulidis
Tuesday 18 March 2014

The piano as a musical instrument has existed on music stages as well as in the discography of the rebetiko and neo popular urban music for many years. Working on ...

The Kids are Playing | Prigipessa
Wednesday 15 January 2014

for popular piano and voice With a programme which they themselves first like, Maria Petkou (vocals) and Nikos Ordoulidis (popular piano) are appearing at the Music Stage Prigipessa ...

State Conservatory
Wednesday 15 January 2014

Nikos Ordoulidis presents a different kind of seminar at the State Conservatory of Thessaloniki, titled ‘The Eastern Piano’. Popular improvisation (taksimi), solo performance of songs, accompaniment technique and the popular ...

Two 'different' takes on music
Monday 13 January 2014

Newspaper THESSALONIKI Kostas Marinos A small – or big? – musical revolution will occur at the State Conservatory on Wednesday night or as the pianist Nikos Ordoulidis says…he ...

The Kids are Playing
Friday 1 November 2013

Maria Petkou (vocals) Nikos Ordoulidis (popular piano). With a programme which the musicians themselves first like, a series of appearances begins from 1 November and every Friday at the ...

A forum for the Eastern Piano
Tuesday 15 October 2013

A group for discussion and analysis can be found on facebook here:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/eastern.piano/

Thursday 13 June 2013

An article on ogdoo.gr about the eastern piano [in Greek]. Find the article here .