Vangelis

Opera Singer Montserrat Caballé Dies at 85

Opera singer Montserrat Caballé, whose duet with Freddie Mercury became the signature song of the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, has died aged 85. She had been suffering from health complaints for some time and was admitted to hospital in Barcelona last...

Greek Composer’s Music to Accompany Stephen Hawking Space Recording

When Professor Stephen Hawking died, the English physicist's scientific legacy was assured. Now the great scientist's words will be beamed into space, accompanied by the music of Greek composer Evangelos Odysseas Papathanassiou, better known as Vangelis. As a memorial service for...

Famous Greek Singer Demis Roussos Dies at 68

Internationally-acclaimed Greek singer Demis Roussos died early morning on Sunday January 25, 2015. Artemios "Demis" Ventouris Roussos was born June 15, 1946 and had international hit records as a solo performer in the 1970s after having been a member of...

Mr. Bean Plays Greek Music for London Olympic Opening Ceremony

The one and only Rowan Atkinson, a.k.a. Mr. Bean made an appearance during last night's London Olympics Opening Ceremony. Mr. Bean played a few integral notes during Chariots of Fire enthralled the spectators with English humor. Atkinson took centre stage as...