1st International Congress of Musicology

Athens Goethe Institute, 25-27 February 2002


Michalis Patseas

He studied law in Athens and music in Athens and in Vienna. He continued his studies at the Hungarian Kodály Institute, wherefrom he graduated (Diploma of graduate studies in Choir Conducting and Music Pedagogy). He is the director of the Greek Kodály Institute, a member of the board of administrators of the International Kodály Society, and director of two children choirs in Athens. He has participated in international conferences and seminars, and has also directed choirs and orchestras in Greece and Hungary. The Hungarian Ministry of Civilization has honored him with the distinction Pro Cultura Hungarica.