Saturday the 16th of November 2013

Goldsmiths University of London

Conference Schedule

Registration and welcome (coffee) 09.30 – 10.00

Paper session 1:

RHB Small Hall Cinema


10.00 – 12.00 Anastasia Siopsi

Jani Christou’s music for ancient dramas (1963-1969): a public form of ritual acts aiming to create emotional renewal.

Ianos Eliadis

Down to the underground: Mysterion score re-design and unknown paper.

Varvara Gyra /

Kostis Karpozilos

“War, Conflict, Confrontation”: The politics of confrontation in Jani Christou.

Mimis Sophocleous

When Jani Christou met T.S. Elliot: The six songs on T.S. Eliot’s poetry as a pre-critical work.

Coffee break 12.00 – 12.30
Paper session 2:

RHB Small Hall Cinema


12.30 – 14.00 Paul Attinello

Time, Dream and/or Archetype in the Musical Work

Elfriede Reissig

‘In the Cycle of Epidauros’ – Janis Christou and Giacinto Scelsi

Anne LeBaron

Lunch break 14.00 – 15.00

Jani Christou’s Epicycle – workshop

RHB 167

15.00 – 17.00 Workshop leader:

Andriana Minou

Break 17.00 – 18.00

Screening of the documentary Anaparastasis: Life and Work of Jani Christou (1926-1970)

Presentation by Costis Zouliatis, director.

RHB Small Hall Cinema

18.00 – 20.00 Costis Zouliatis
Break 20.00 – 20.30

Concert Performance: Epicycle, Anaparastasis I – The Baritone and Anaparastasis III – The Pianist

RHB 167

20.30 – 21.30 Oiseaux Bizarres ensemble