Home

Welcome to MichalisCholevas.com

You can use the upper menu to navigate and click on the social links buttons  to get in contact!

Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.48.46
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.54.38
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.54.06
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.53.33
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.53.07
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.52.22
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.51.27
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.50.44
Screenshot 2019-10-10 at 11.49.51
Michalis Cholevas Portrait by Elise Doremi

About


Michalis Cholevas is a Greek musician, composer, and educator. He is performing on the Yayli Tanbur, Tarhu, Ney and the Saz


Born in Athens in 1977 he studied Byzantine music, the music of eastern Mediterranean cultures, classical and Jazz piano as a teenager.


He later studied with the great masters Ömer Erdoğdular, Kudsi Ergüner, Erdal Erzincan and Dhruba GhoshHe has collaborated with several artists including Kudsi Ergüner, the composers Angelo Badalamenti and Bear McCreary, Apollon Musagete Quartett, Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra, the Jazz trio of George Kontrafouris, Rima Khcheich and Louisiana Red.


In 2013, along with Michalis Kouloumis and Giannis Koutis, Michalis formed Lingua Franca Ensemble. Their album Ephemera was selected at no.8 for the World Music Charts 2017.


He holds a BA Natural Sciences, an MA in Turkish Music, he followed advanced studies in Theoretical Physics and he is currently on a Ph.D. trajectory with a subject on  Taksim Analysis.


Since 2008 he teaches various modules for the BA and MA programs at Codarts, University for the Arts, Rotterdam.

Upcoming Performances

 

11 December 2019 • Tarmonica

Tivoli Vredenburg, Utrecht


More

Copyright © 2019 Michalis Cholevas • All Rights Reserved


This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you accept our use of cookies.

Accept