Front Page News

The Richard Hageman aquaduct concert in Leeuwarden, Holland, made the front page of the newspaper as well as Dutch television. Here is a link:
See Marie at 3’43”.

Translation Below:

Hageman Aquaduct honours ‘son’ of Leeuwarden

Leeuwarden motorists will soon be able to pass under the Richard Hageman Aquaduct at Ritsumasyl. The city’s only Oscar winner is commemorated by naming the new aquaduct after him.

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Masters Distinction

I got a letter telling me I have been awarded my Masters title with distinction!! It is a day on which to be very thankful to those people who have supported me and made this all possible. You know who you are – love you always.

Research Update

A quick update to let everyone know I am very pleased and excited as I got the funding for my next research project. (more information coming soon).

Melicus Duo – Join Mozart Festival

Tuesday, 3 February 2015 – 7.30 p.m.

SONG RECITAL – Northwards House

Nico and I, The Melicus Duo will perform at this extremely prestigious event in a programme entitled, Shakespeare in Many Guises, including songs by Argento, Saint-Saens, McDowall, Quilter, Amy Beach, Tippett, Honegger, Klatzow and Korngold. There are some wonderful international artists to be heard and seen in this festival.

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The Melicus Duo, Leeds University

Fri 13 February 2015
The Melicus Duo will give their debut at Leeds University’s lunchtime recital series
Venue: Clothworker’s Hall, Leeds University     Time: 13:00

Opening of the Hageman aquaduct STOP PRESS!!

Thurs 11th December 2014 Opening of the Hageman aquaduct  STOP PRESS!!

Further to their research into and CD recording of Richard Hageman songs (to be released in 2015), Marie and Nico are thrilled to have been invited to perform Hageman songs at the official opening of the Hageman aquaduct in Leeuwarden, Friesland, The Netherlands.

Recital in Aachen, Germany

Fri 28th November 2014 Recital in Aachen, Germany

Marie will be joining critically acclaimed Romanian pianist, Karina Sabac, in a programme which will include Mozart, Lörtzing and the German premeire of KS songs by the young Dutch composer, Marijn Simons.
Paradies & Höllenbrand Ballsaal, Altes Kurhaus, Aachen. Time: 19:00

La Belle Epoque Soiree

Wed 19th November 2014 La Belle Epoque Soiree 

Marie Vassiliou and her duo partner, pianist, Nico de Villiers (otherwise known as The Melicus Duo) will join internationally renowned ‘cello soloist, Corinne Morris, in a delightful programme entitled La Belle Epoque. Venue: 1901 Arts Club Ltd. 7 Exton Street, Waterloo, London SE1 8UE   Time: 19:30

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Marie’s New Website

Welcome to Marie’s new website designed by Daniel Johnson at White Cat Designs.

Take a look around, look at the photos, watch the videos and listen to the music.