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Music of the
Ancient Greeks

De Organographia


Classical
World
Historical

PRD-1001
upc# 0 96436 10012 4

Duration: 56 min.

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About De Oreganographia

    Philip Neuman, Gayle Stuwe Neuman and William Gavin combine astute musicology, performance practice and instrument crafting to realize this remarkable collection of music from 500 BC to 300 AD. From the most authentic known transcriptions, on period instrument reconstructions, the collection is frequently presented at conferences of The American Musicological Society.

"...enjoy the fresh sound of seldom-heard instruments and melodies performed skillfully in this wonderful recording." -- The Oregonian



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[ 2 ] Hymn to the Sun  [Mesomedes] - 5th c. BC LISTEN
[ 8 ] Dramatic fragment I  [Anon.] - 3rd c. AD LISTEN
[16] Oxyrhynchus papyrus - Piece mentioning  LISTEN
        Erinyes  [Anon.] - 2nd c. AD  
[21] Tragic dialogue on Orestes  [Anon.] - 2nd c. AD LISTEN
[23]  Paean  [Anon.] - late 2nd c. AD LISTEN
 

Track Titles

1.Salpinx call.....the "Sappho Painter" (5th c. BC)
2. Hymn to the Sun....Mesomedes (2nd c. AD)
3. Dramatic speech...Anonymous (c. 100 AD)
4. Song.......Seikilos (1st c. AD)
5. Invocation of the Muse....Anon. (2nd c. AD)
6. Invocation of Calliope and Apollo...Mesomedes (2nd c. AD)
7. Delphic Paean.....Athenaeus (127 BC)
8. Dramatic fragment....Anon. (3rd c. AD)
9. Dramatic fragment....Anon. (3rd c. AD)
10. Dramatic fragment...Anon. (c. 200 BC)
11. Choral Ode from "Orestes"....Euripides (c. 408 BC)
12. Choral Ode from "Iphigeneia at Aulis" ..Euripides (c.404 BC)
13. Piece from a Satyr play...Anon. (2nd c. AD)
14. Instrumental piece....Anon. (2nd c. AD)
15. Dramatic lament.....Anon. (late 2nd c. AD)
16. Piece mentioning Erinyes....Anon. (2nd c. AD)
17. Christian Hymn...Anon. (3rd c. AD)
18. Dramatic recitative...Anon. (c. 100 AD)
19. Instrumental exercises....Anon. (2nd c. AD)
20. Hymn to Nemesis....Mesomedes (2nd c. AD)
21. Tragic dialogue on Orestes....Anon., (2nd c. AD)
22. Instrumental piece....Anon. (2nd c. AD)
23. Paean....Anon. (late 2nd c. AD)
24. Paean and Processional...Limenius (127 BC)

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