ΜΟΥΣΙΚΟ ΣΧΟΛΕΙΟ ΚΑΤΕΡΙΝΗΣ
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The Music School of Katerini is a state school located in Katerini, a town about 80 km from Thessaloniki. The school belongs to the district of Pieria which is a historic area rich in culture and traditions, set near the legendary mountain Olympus and the ancient city of Dion.
The Music School of Katerini was founded in 2000. At the moment there are around 280 students.Our school offers secondary (12-15) and upper secondary education (16-18) and the students' age ranges from 12 to 18. Our curriculum focuses not only on subjects of general education but also on subjects of European, Byzantine and Traditional Music. Our students have to learn to play at least three different musical instruments, two of which are compulsory (piano and tamboura-a traditional musical instrument) and a third instrument of their choice. They can choose from a wide range of musical instruments. It is worth mentioning that our students participate in different music ensembles, bands, choirs and quite frequently take part in concerts, festivals and events of both European and Traditional music on local, national and international level.