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Fragosyriani - Markos Vamvakaris

Fragosyriani - Markos Vamvakaris

Markos Vamvakaris sings the song Fragosyriani, a famous Greek song composed and written by Vamvakaris himself. There are many different spellings of the song's title in English: Fragosyriani (which is closer to the Greek spelling Φραγκοσυριανή), Frangosyriani or Fragosiriani. Fragosyriani means Catholic girl from the Greek island of Syros. The song was written in 1935 […]

Oloi oi rebetes tou ntounia - Markos Vamvakaris

Oloi oi rebetes tou ntounia - Markos Vamvakaris

Markos Vamvakaris sings Oloi oi rebetes tou ntounia, a Greek rebetiko song which means "All the rebetes (rebetika players) in the world" in English. The song Oloi oi rebetes tou ntounia is one of the most renowned rebetika songs, composed and written by Vamvakaris himself. Markos Vamvakaris was from the island of Syros, famous for […]