Rusa kosa yimom, fibichki si nemam,
zemi mena, porvo lube, i ya da yimam.
Πομάκοι, Ξάνθη, Θράκη

1.    Scope of this convention

This convention determines the terms of use regarding the website of the Research Centre of Greek Singing (hereafter called "ERKET"), whose website URI is (hereafter called "this website"). This website is managed and operated by ER.K.E.T. and its management partners. Please read the following terms of use thoroughly before using this website. Upon your use this website you shall be considered as having agreed to these terms of use.

2.    Links

We do not object to your linking to this site for non-commercial purposes. However, we expect the following rules to be observed:

i) This website's contents are constantly being updated. When linking, be sure to link only to the top page ( Please refrain from linking to any other individual pages within the site.

ii) The name of the site is: Ερευνητικό Κέντρο Ελληνικού Τραγουδήματος [ΕΡ.Κ.Ε.Τ.] / Research Centre for Greek Singing [ER.K.E.T.].

3.    Site Traffic

Every user visits the site freely without the need to provide personal information and data.

4.    Rights

Unless otherwise noted, all copyrights and other rights inherent in the content uploaded on this website are owned by ERKET, or licensed to ERKET. The unauthorized reproduction, copying, alteration, distribution, and use of the content of this website are prohibited.

Copyright and other proprietary rights of the signed articles, including summaries of lectures, interviews, are held by the authors and ERKET. Users may download these files for limited non-commercial and personal use only.

5.    Personal Information

ERKET handles with the utmost care all mail addresses, passwords, and other personal information acquired from registrations to this website. ERKET shall not take responsibility for any wrongful use, including use by others of personal information and identity theft, except in the case of a data administration problem. Misconduct and input of false information in the use of this website will result in the suspension of your use.

GENERAL GDPR DATA PROTECTION REGULATION, EUROPEAN DIRECTIVE 2016/679 (Revised 23/5/2018 and coming into force on 25/5/2018)

The site's Privacy Policy refers to what data is collected and how it is used. Simple site browsing is not required any registration. Any user may wish to subscribe to the newsletters of the Research Center for Greek Singing [ER.K.E.T.] to be informed of the Organisation's activities, needs to subscribe with his / her surname and e-mail. Newsletters are always provided with the full details of the Organisation, as well as with the possibility for the registered user to unsubscribe whenever wishes.

6.    Disclaimer

Product sales prices, etc., may change without notice. In addition, alteration to content and/or URI of this website, and interruption or suspension of its operation may occur without notice. We shall take no responsibility for any and all damages incurred due to access and/or use of this website, change of this website's content and/or URI, and interruption or suspension of its operation.

We do not guarantee the content of any third party website not under our administration, regardless of whether it is linked this website, and shall take no responsibility for any and all damages incurred due to use of such website. Regardless of its intent, such a website may acquire your personal information, and therefore please take sufficient care in your handling of it.

We shall take no responsibility for any and all accidents and/or damage to software and hardware incurred due to use of this website.

7.    Revisions of terms

ERKET may modify or revise these Terms of use at any time without prior notice. Please review the then-current Terms of use periodically.

7.    Governing laws

Interpretation and adaptation of this website and the terms of use shall be compliant with the laws of Greece.




Recommended Environment and Plug-ins

We strive to make the website of the Research Centre for Greek Singing (ERKET) available to as many people as possible, but it may not be compatible with all user environments. For easier use, we recommend the following environments.

Recommended browsers

Mozila Firefox, Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Safari, Opera, Netscape 

Browser Settings

This website contains pages using JavaScript. It may not function properly and/or display objects properly if your browser is set to disable JavaScript. Be sure to set your browser to enable JavaScript in order to use this website. (For details, refer to your browser manual.)


Some content on the KCI website requires plug-ins for proper expression. You can download the necessary plug-ins using the links below.

We recommend open-source programs: for Microsoft Word the and for Adobe Acrobat Reader the Xpdf.


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