PhD (!) on the king of the rebetiko

Tuesday 8 October 2013


by Giota Vazoura


He managed to make the melodies of Vasilis Tsitsanis…a science and to bring pieces such as ‘Cloudy Sunday’ and ‘The baby crabs’ to the realm of university. The researcher Nikos Ordoulidis – who a few months ago was declared a Doctor of the University of Leeds – for five consecutive years researched the rich corpus of Tsitsanis for the requirements of his interesting PhD, which constitutes the first research, on a global scale, on ‘the lord of the rebetiko’.


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  • Ορδουλίδης Τσιτσάνης εφημερίδα Δημοκρατία
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