Marilena Kotti

Marilena was born in Athens in 1978. She graduated from  ARSAKEIO – TOSITSEIO LYCEUM EKALIS. She holds a BACHELOR in BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (major MARKETING) from the AMERICAN COLLEGE OF GREECE (DEREE COLLEGE).

She has done additional studies in NATIONAL AND KAPODISTRIAN UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS in the field of COMMUNICATION, TOURIST PROMOTION AND ACTIVITY: CULTURAL EVENTS, FESTIVALS, REVIVAL AND INNOVATIVE ARTIST ACTIVITIES.

She worked in the private sector (ERGOSE SA) in the administration support of the General Manager.  Also, in the advertising companies “Guard” and “Marketing Sales Center”.  She has participated in planning and organizing outreach programs, speeches, press conferences, publications, press releases. Also in the planning and promotion of corporate identity and the preparation of the company’s annual participation in the International Exhibition of Thessaloniki / Line (Thessaloniki International Trade Fair) and Exhibition “Transport” in O.L.P.

Since the founding of ARTIVA, apart from organizing festivals, she has been invited from public agencies to prepare and present integrated surveys for the organization of cultural events.

During the official presentation of the Municipality of Nafplio as the honorable municipality at the 1st Helexpo Travel Show in Maroussi, she presented the “NAFPLIO-ARTIVA International Choral Festival” and the “NAFPLIO ARTIVA BAND FESTIVAL” as two cultural festivals that have become an institution for the city of Nafplion.

She speaks fluent English and French.

Theodosis Antoniadis

Theodosis was born in Nafplio in 1964. From the age of 10 he began learning music (horn and trumpet), taught by conductor  Vasilios Haramis in Nafplion Municipal Band. He later dealt with all the brass instruments and as a trumpeter he was soloist up until 2003.

After graduating from high school he continued his studies in music taking degrees in Singing, Harmony, Counterpoint, Fugue, Orchestration of band and solo singing (classical singing).

It is important to note the excellence he achieved in the courses that required vocal abilities and skills.

From 1975 he is offering his services in Nafplion band as a trumpeter
From 1983 to 2003 he held the position of assistant conductor at the Municipal Philharmonic band of Nafplio and teaches in the nursery of the band.
From June 2003 until today he is the conductor at the Municipal Philarmonic Band of Nafplio.
As a chorister and soloist he participated for three years in Nafplian Choir and since 1995 he creates the Children’s Choir of the Municipality of Nea Kios.
In 1996 he creates the female choir in N.Kios and 1998 the Mixed Municipal Choir.
In 2001 he undertakes the Municipal Choir of Asklepieio (today known as choir of  Epidaurus) and continues there his creative work.
In 2003 he creates first child and adolescent-youth department of the Municipal Choir Nafplio in which undertakes entirely the teaching and address.
In 2006 creates and undertakes teaching and address of the Mixed Department of Municipal Polyphonic Choir Nafplion.
In 2008 rebuilts the children’s choir of Nea Kios.
In 2008 he is appointed as Professor of Music at Private Schools and creates chorus and organ systems in junior high and high school

Today Theodosis Antoniadis is dedicated to music and is:

1. Conductor in Nafplion Municipal Band.
2. Conductor of  Nea Kios Philarmonic Band – Municipality of Argos – Mycenae.
3. Conductor to the Mixed Municipal Polyphonic Choir Nafplion
4. Conductor at Teenage-juvenile Department of the Municipal Choir Nafplion
5. Conductor in Mixed Municipal Choir Nea Kios
6. Conductor at Municipal Children’s Chorus of Nea Kios
7. Conductor in Mixed Municipal Choir Epidaurus
8. Conductor female vocal ensemble “Symfonia”