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Sunday, June 4, 2017

045 - Music and Victory Odes

In this episode, we discuss the various types of ancient Greek musical instruments during the Classical Period and their uses and the lives and works of the three great 5th century BC lyric poets who pioneered the epinikion (victory ode)—Simonides, Bacchylides, and Pindar




4 comments:

  1. I like this blog so much. I like Classic Lever Harps so much for instrumental music.

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    1. Thanks Mikel! I have zero musical skill but I do find the sound of the harp soothing :-)

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    1. Thank you so much and I'm glad you enjoyed the episode/article!

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