Kaimakis Ioannis




  • Studies at the University of Munich (Ludwig-Maximillians-Universität München) in Μusicology, Byzantine Art and Ethnology. Magister artium
  • Postgraduate studies in Musicology, Byzantine Art and Ethnology. Doctoral Dissertation at the University of Munich, (Ludwig-Maximillians-Universität München). Doktor der Philosophie, Dr. phil.


Post: School of Music Studies, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Greece Phone: +30-2310991804 E-mail: kaimaki@mus.auth.gr


Historical Musicology: Musical-Theatrical Praxis of Traditional Music

Research Interests

  • Ethnomusicology,
  • Eastern Organology: Exhibition of music instruments of the Mediterranean region: "Mediterranean sound colours",
  • Vocal and instrumental Greek music,
  • Field work - Archive of recordings of Greek folk music at the School of Music Studies,
  • Ethnomusicology and music practice through the foundation and the artistic and research work of the students' group "Mousiko Polytropo": field work with recordigns of authentic performers, music-educational and music-theatrical processes, scenic presentation,
  • Palaeography of Western music - Foundation of groups for the performance of early music,
  • New Greek composers - Archive of Greek composers with interviews, scores and recordings of their works


  • Introduction to Ethnomusicology and Music Laography
  • Introduction to Greek Folk Music
  • Music Ensembles


Τhe internationally acclaimed Greek composer from New Zealand John Psathas, during his visit at the...
Young Researchers’ Symposium in the framework of the course “Time in Music. Music in Time" ...
Τhe internationally acclaimed composer and professor of composition of the Musikhochschule...