Vangelis doc out on Sept. 29

International Greek extraordinaire and one of the world’s foremost electronic music composers, Evangelos Papathanasiou, aka Vangelis, will be the focus of documentary ’Vangelis and the Journey to Ithaka’. The two-hour feature celebrating the composer’s 50-year career will be released on September 23 by Gonzo MultiMedia UK. You might not be an electronic music buff Discover…

Vangelis: Making music to cure

Internationally renowned Greek composer Vangelis (Papathanasiou) penned a musical message of hope for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations meeting in Doha, Qatar, and the inauguration of the Katara Cultural Village and Greek-style amphitheatre. Here he breaks his silence and speaks to Al Jazeera’s Tony Harris.