As part of the Moon and Stars programme of Pafos2017, the iconic location of Aphrodite’s Rock in Paphos is set to host an incredible night of live music from The Amalgamation Project and Goran Bregovic.
What: Amalgamation Project and Goran Bregovic
When: Saturday, 05 August
Where: Aphrodite’s Rock, Paphos
The event will start at 8.30pm with The Amalgamation Project taking the audience on a musical journey through Mediterranean and Balkan musical traditions. The band will present traditional songs as well as original compositions, with the inclusion of short narrations and poetry recitals. The performance, which celebrates the musicality of the human voice, will include polyphonic songs sung a cappella by the female vocal group Amalgamation Choir. The choir uses voice and simple accessories to add surprising and original sound effects to their excellent performance.
The Amalgamation Project will be followed by world-famous musician and composer Goran Bregovic and his Weddings and Funerals band at 10pm. Goran Bregovic builds a world of unique sounds and exciting music with his ability to bring contrasting elements together. The sounds of his Orchestra for Weddings and Funerals, highly influenced by the Balkan tradition, are famous for the brass instruments, the traditional Bulgarian polyphonies, the electric guitar, the traditional percussion instruments, the string instruments as well as the influences from Orthodox and Roman Catholic hymns and Muslim prayers.
Tickets cost €20/€30 (VIP).