Apostolou, Yannis [Ioannis, Yangos]
- George Leotsakos
(b Athens or Menidi, Attica, ?1860; d Naples, Aug 28, 1905). Greek tenor. From boyhood he sang in the Royal Chapel and other Athens church choirs, and later studied, probably at the Athens Conservatory, with Alexandros Katakouzenos and Napoleon Lambelet. He made his operatic début in the first production staged by the newly formed Elliniko Melodrama company, Spyridon Xyndas’s O Ypopsifios Vouleftis (...