THE HISTORY OF THE BYZANTINE
CHOIR OF THEODOROS VASSILIKOS
The choir was founded in 1977 by Theodoros Vassilikos who was teached by his father Alexandros and the famous Byzantine cantor Theodoros Hatzitheodorou.
He has been cantor in many temples and cathedrals of Athens and Pereaus, Crete and Tinos. Since 1972 he has been cantor in the holy temple of St. Thomas in Ampelokipoi. The choir consists of the best chanters of Greece. It is dedicated to spread the Byzantine music all around Greece and abroad.
For more than a decade, the choir was sponsored by the Ionian Bank and the Greek Ministry of Economics.
Tha choir has been invited from time to time by the Patriarchs of America and Australia, organizations and vectors of foreign countries like the French Radio FRANCE and mayors of many French cities like Rens, Lans, Avignon etc.
Untill now, the choir has performed in the following places:
Theodoros Vassilikos has studio recorded tens of albums with his choir.