- Vasilis Kallis
(b Larnaca, 1904; d West Sussex, 1972). Cypriot composer, conductor, and pedagogue. Along with Solon Michaelides (no relation), a key figure in the history of musical culture in modern Cyprus.
In 1923–5 Michaelides attended the Athens Conservatory, and in 1926 he left for Paris to study with Vincent d’Indy at Schola Cantorum. Upon his return to Cyprus in ...