- Magdalini Kalopana
(b Platanousa, nr Ioannina, Jan 22, 1914 or 1915; d Athens, Dec 18, 2001). Greek composer, teacher of music theory, and viola player. First of seven children of a rural family, he showed early his attraction to music. Completing his primary education in his birthplace, he was soon sent to Athens by his father, Leonidas, in order to proceed with his musical studies. He studied violin at the National Conservatory with various teachers (M. Rizou, ...