Ioannis Kaimakis

Historical Musicology: Musical-Theatrical Praxis of Traditional Music
Academic degrees
  • 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.
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

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