Information: Sotirios "Sam" Chianis (1926- ), musician and author of books about Greek music, song, and dance.
Sam passed away on March 21, 2022. He was 96.
- Epirotika, 2 vols. Folkways FSS 34024 and 34025, 1981; reissued on Smithsonian Folkways tape cassettes 34024-25, 1992.
- Folk Songs of Mantineia, Greece. Chianis, Sam. Berkeley, Cal.: University of California Press, 1965, 1980, 171p.
- Greece, 1958-1959, 23 sound tape reels and 1 notebook, 216p., fieldwork for Ph.D. thesis. Chianis, Sam. 1958-1959.
- Songs and Dances of Greece. Philips PCC 613 NE, 1987.
- The Vocal and Instrumental Tsamiko of Roumelia and the Peloponnesus. Chianis, Sam. Ph.D. thesis, UCLA, 1967; Los Angeles: University of California, 1973.
- Discovering the Music of the Middle East, 21 min. film. Chianis, Sam, advisor. Huntsville, Texas: Educational Video, 1968, 1995.
- United States:, New York?, New York City:, Greeks, 1969. 4 or 5 sound tape reels in the Laura Boulton collection. Chianis, Sam, narrator. 1969.
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