CULTURE

Living history at the Katakouzenos home

The piano in the hallway between Angelos Katakouzenos?s consulting room and the rest of the late neurologist-psychiatrist?s home is no ordinary instrument, having once served as the medium for Manos Hadjidakis?s ?Megalos Erotikos,? as played by the great composer himself.

This and other discoveries await visitors at the home of Angelos and Leto Katakouzenos, a place where every corner and every object has a story to tell and becomes a memento of the couple?s extroversion, innate sociability and deep ties to cultural life.

A major salon litteraire during the 1930s, the Katakouzenos residence, which now belongs to the Angelos