One of the most remarkable voices you'll ever hear, Nektaria Karantzi's musical talents lie in sacred music. Having toured around the world her concert performances are purely devoted to Byzantine Chant, the Mediterranean primeval musical tradition and religious music in Greek, Romanian, Arabic, Russian, Italian, French and Aramaic.
Nektaria has also been invited for Master Classes from some of the most renowned educational and musical centers in Europe, such as the Liszt Academy in Hungary, the Sorbonne University in France, the University of Oviedo in Spain.
Unique as she is talented with discography in Byzantine music since she was fourteen and with active work of chanting as a chorister in church since she was nine. In her first recordings of chanting she accompanied the contemporary saint Saint Porphyrios the Kapsokalyvite and with his encouragement she started her studies in Byzantine Music at a very early age.
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Nektaria has also created an Association for women interested in Byzantine ecclesiastical music, in order to promote and unite all women chanters from around the world. To follow the Association's Facebook pages for developments and events click the images below:
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