When: Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Where: St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church
Cost: $75 per person
Demetris Timoleontos, music director of the Chicago Greek wedding band Rythmos , is the new force in Chicago’s Greek music entertainment. Outstanding vocalist and multitalented instrumentalist Demetris Timoleontos has successfully adapted to different singing styles. From rock, contemporary to laiko, rebetiko and traditional Greek music, he delivers a stellar performance. The unique tone of his voice in combination with his masterful technique and dynamics create a powerful package. A graduate of Columbia College with a degree in music, Demetris has successfully collaborated with various artists in numerous venues throughout the United States. Along with being an exceptional singer and instrumentalist, Demetris is also a successful arranger and composer. His innovative style has infused a fresh sound in Greek music entertainment.
Xrysoula Timoleontos has successfully established herself as one of the top Greek music entertainers in the city of Chicago. She is now the co-owner and lead singer of the Chicago Greek wedding band Rythmos. Over the past twenty years, she has delivered exceptional performances at different functions and events within the Greek communities of Chicago and the United States. A native Chicagoan, Xrysoula took her first steps of her singing career in the heart of Greek town. From the very beginning she was fortunate to share the same stage with some of the legends in the Greek music industry such as George Margaritis, Rita Sakelariou, Bessy Argyraki and many others. The experiences of such collaborations shaped her career and helped her to create a unique and dynamic style. The distinctive sound of her voice and unsurpassed enthusiasm, is what makes her memorable. Xrysoula infuses her performance with a level of energy and passion that captivates everyone in the room. Her number one priority is her audience and making sure that everyone is on the dance floor.