- Achilleus Chaldaiakis
(b Anatoli at Ierapetra, Crete, 1938; d July 17, 2003). Greek musicologist. The son of a priest, Byzantine liturgical music was of great importance to his life, as was the folk music of his upbringing. He studied theology and Byzantine music in Athens. At the beginning of the 1970s he taught at the upper secondary school in Ierapetra, simultaneously serving as the cantor at the Timios Stavros Church. From ...