Based in West Yorkshire, Eilon Morris works as a percussionist, composer, actor and educator throughout the UK and internationally. He is a senior lecturer at Leeds Conservatoire, teaching on music and actor-musician courses. Eilon is also a core member of OBRA Theatre Co, and Iceberg. Recent projects include touring IBIDEM in France with OBRA, collaborating as a music producer with Zoe Katsilerou on project mάzoksi, and music composition for Rob Heaslip Dance productions of Strawboys and Galapagos …read more
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Project mάzoksi, collects and recreates Greek rebetika songs. Instigated by singer Zoe Katsilerou and composer, percussionist Eilon Morris, the project launched in June 2020 with Misirlou, a folk song from the Eastern Mediterranean region, with origins in the Ottoman Empire. The earliest known recording of the song is a 1927 rebetiko/tsifteteli composition by Theodotos (“Tetos”) Demetriades.
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