Αbout Epirus

MUSIC AND DANCE TRADITION OF EPIRUS

The Epirus region is situated in the North-West corner of Greece and was isolated for years from the rest of Hellas. This mainly has helped the area to maintain its tradition and culture.

From the time when the famous oracle of the Dodone valley giving oracles and adjusting the future outlook of the people until the era when various people came and destroyed the region completely, up to its liberation, a century ago, Epirus has kept its spirit and its character.

Today at the East-West and North-South crossroads, Epirus is intending to overcome its former isolation with all its modern infrastructure, universities, hospitals, airports and major roads.

Having a wealth of cultural elements that come from the beginnings of that “aeon” and intending to highlight and enrich them, it opens its gates to future visitors.

Α plethora of rhythmical and melodious types of music, stunning places, archaeological sites and ecclesiastical monuments open their doors to visitors ready to exchange cultural elements of yesterday and tomorrow creating a present looking to the future with confidence and optimism as indeed the inhabitants of this place did for centuries.