The Zeybek Rhythms and dances of Greece and Lesvos
Panagiotis Agiakatsikas has written an excellent musical survey of the nine-beat dances of Lesvos, which you can find on his website at http://www.iera.gr/mousiki/index.htm
by Christos on Tuesday, January 30, 2007
This contains details of the various Zeybekika and Karsilamas rhythms, together with readily available examples of the songs. This is a most valuable resource for those who are interested in the dances of Lesvos.