Music of the ancient Greeks

CD
Published 1997
Item Details
Publisher, Date:
[S.l.] : Pandourion, c1997.
Description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes:
Compact disc.
Liner notes in container.
Performed by De Organographia (Gayle Stuwe Neuman, voice, trichordon, lyra, kithara, psithyra, tympanon ; Philip Neuman, aulos, syrinx monokalamos, lyra, kithara, syrinx, kroupeza, photinx, psithyra, salpinx, echeia, voice ; William Gavin, pandoura, pandourion, seistron, psithyra, kymbala, tympanon).
Sung in Greek.
Contents:
Salpinx call / the "Sappho Painter" (5th c. BC) (0:28)
Hymn to the Sun / Mesomedes (1st c. AD) (2:45)
Dramatic speech / Anon. (c. 100 AD, Oslo papyrus inv. 1413) (2:09)
Song / Seikilos (1st c. AD) (2:04)
Invocation of the muse / Anon. (2nd c. AD) (1:31)
Invocation of Calliope and Apollo / Mesomedes (1st c. AD) (3:22)
Delphic paean / Athenaeus (127 BC) (3:41)
Dramatic fragments / Anon. (3rd c. AD, Oxyrhynchus papyrus 3161, fragments 1 and 4) (0:58; 1:06)
Dramatic fragment / Anon. (c. 200 BC, Vienna papyrus G 29825 a-b recto) (1:21)
Choral ode from Orestes / Euripides (c. 408 BC, Vienna papyrus G 2315) (1:13)
Choral ode from Iphigeneia at Aulis / Euripides (c. 404 BC, Leiden papyrus inv. 510) (1:17)
Piece from a satyr play / Anon. (2nd c. AD, Oxyrhynchus papyrus 2436) (2:38)
Instrumental piece / Anon. (2nd c. AD, Berlin papyrus 6870) (1:54)
Dramatic lament on Ajax's suicide / Anon. (late 2nd c. AD, Berlin papyrus 6870) (4:25)
Piece mentioning Erinyes / Anon. (2nd c. AD, Oxyrhynchus papyrus 3704) (3:05)
Christian hymn / Anon. (3rd c. AD, Oxyrhynchus papyrus 1786) (2:27)
Dramatic recitative / Anon. (c. 100 AD, Oslo papyrus inv. 1413) (2:15)
Instrumental exercises / Anon. (2nd c. AD, Anonymous Bellermann 97-104) (2:37)
Hymn to Nemesis / Mesomedes (1st c. AD) (1:36)
Tragic dialogue on Orestes / Anon. (2nd c. AD, Michigan papyrus inv. 2958) (2:30)
Instrumental piece / Anon. (2nd c. AD, Berlin papyrus 6870) (2:26)
Paean / Anon. (late 2nd c. AD, Berlin papyrus 6870) (1:44)
Paean and processional / Limenius (127 BC) (7:18).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
PRCD1001
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