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As the Night Falls Music Festival in the Garden of the Historical Museum of Crete


Somewhere between the fountain of the south courtyard and the tall trees of the garden, behind the neoclassical building of the Historical Museum of Crete, original music compositions and various experimental sounds from different music cultures are to be discovered once again. For the third consecutive year, “As the Night Falls” is taking place in the garden of the Historical Museum of Crete.

Open to all forms of artistic expression, the Museum's small summer festival gives young musicians the floor to share their concerns and artistic vision with the public. Be part of this mutual musical journey without borders and boundaries, with rhythms from Blues, Swing, Rock, Mainstream Jazz, Jazz Funk & Soul, Afro Beat, Reggae, India Grooves, Folk & Lounge, etc.

More specifically, the schedule goes as follows:

► Bubble Wrap
Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 at 21:00
Dimitris Neonakis (electric guitar), Michalis Avlonitis (electric bass),
Nikolas Christopoulos (drums).

► Alex Drakos Trio
Wednesday July 18th, 2018 at 21:00
Alexandros Drakos Ktistakis (drums, samples), Lefteris Kordis (piano, keys),
Nikos Hatzitssakos (double bass).

► JD Walter
Friday August 3rd, 2018 at 21:00
JD Walter (vocals).
Antonis Tsikandilakis (piano), Yannis Polichronakis (double bass), Stathis Stouraitis (drums).

► DJ Giorgos Markakis (Best Radio 94,7)
Wednesday August 29th, 2018 at 21:00
"Swing Time!"

► DJ Myron Klinis (Best Radio 94,7)
Wednesday September 5th, 2018 at 21:00
"World Music"

During the events, the permanent collections and the temporary exhibitions of the HMC will also be open to the public, for a nighttime tour, from 20:00 until 23:00.