A new publication from our archieves of field recording of gaida players from the time period of 2008-2018. These field recordings are self sponsored. Mr Tsilogiorgos Nikolaos is the last [...]

Watch the teaser of the new documentary of Gioegos Arvanites about the askaulos at

March celebration

Mar 1, 2021

New Years Carol 2021

Jan 1, 2021

<p>Σας εύχομαι καλή χρονιά από το χωριό μου τη Μεσορόπη Καβάλας στο Βόρειο Παγγαίο.</p> <p>Ένα χωριό του οποίου ο πληθυσμός αν και δεν άλλαξε λόγω των ανταλλαγών στις [...]

Tania Zountsa about her documentary: As a musician I often try to identify what the essence of sound is and how I became interested in it in the first place. In search of a topic valuable to [...]

The gaida in Greece

Dec 2, 2019

The presence of the gaida within the geographical boundaries of Greece Introduction The gaida is a type of musical instrument which belongs to the askaulos familly. Askaulos literary means [...] will travll to Plovdiv to present the elder gaida players from the Northern Evros area. The proceedings will be held from Friday the 8th to th Sunday the 10th November 2019. For [...]

Sarsakis Giannis is the man behind the gaida ensemble of Didymoteicho counting up to 60 bagpipes. As a painter he has worked on many mural paintings in churches. In one of his latest works [...]