The Best Kantades from Ionian Islands – CD by Fotis Aleporos (~1983)
This is an old recording with Fotis Aleporos Mandolin Orchestra & Choir. I played the octave mandolin with this orchestra from 1976-2007.
I was surprised to find that the CD is now being sold in Ioanian Islands (Cephalonia, Corfu etc.). I bought a copy myself during the summer of 2014, while on vacation at beautiful Caphalonia.
Recorded: ~1983, remastered and distributed by www.supersound.com.gr
Studio: ERT Studio
CD Cover Art: Unknown
Performers:Fotis Aleporos Mandolin Orchestra (~30 members, playing mandolin, mandola, octave mandolin and guitar) & Choir (~20 members, most from the Greek National Opera House).
I play the Octave Mandolin in this recording.
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