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Greek Themes in Modern Musical Settings

by Albert Augustus Stanley

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music/Songbooks

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8463559M
    ISBN 101417966750
    ISBN 109781417966752

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    In the theory of Western music, a mode is a type of musical scale coupled with a set of characteristic melodic behaviors. Musical modes have been a part of western musical thought since the Middle Ages, and were inspired by the theory of ancient Greek name mode derives from the Latin word modus, "measure, standard, manner, way, size, limit of quantity, method" (Powers Ancient Greece was permeated by music, and the literature teems with musical allusions. For most readers the subject has remained a closed book. Here at last is a clear, comprehensive, and authoritative account that presupposes no special knowledge of music. Topics covered include the place of music in Greek life; instruments; rhythm; tempo; modes and scales; melodic construction; form 5/5(1).

    Ancient Greek drama was a theatrical culture that flourished in ancient Greece from BC. The city-state of Athens, which became a significant cultural, political, and military power during this period, was its center, where it was institutionalised as part of a festival called the Dionysia, which honored the god Dionysus. Tragedy (late BC), comedy ( BC), and the satyr play were the.   Well, there are actually hundreds of film and TV genres, criss-crossing fiction genres and maybe a few music genres as well. Obviously it would take a book to go into all the various types in detail, so I'll focus on just a few less obscure ones. Themes are equally numerous. The more common types of themes include: Redemption; Resurrection.


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Incidental music to Percy Mackaye's drama of Sappho and Phaon.- Music to the Alcestis of Euripides, with English text.- Music for the Iphigenia among the Taurians by Euripides, with Greek text.- Two fragments of ancient Greek music.- Music to cantica of the Menaechmi of Plautus.- Attis: a symphonic poem.

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Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Greek themes in modern musical settings by Stanley, Albert Augustus, Publication date Topics. Incidental music to Percy MacKaye\'s drama of Sappho and Phaon -- v. Music to the Alcestis of Euripides, with English text -- v.

Music for the Iphigenia among the Taurians by Euripides, with Greek text -- v. Two fragments of ancient Greek music -- v. Music to cantica of the Menaechmi of Plautis.

Incidental music to Percy Mackaye's drama of Sappho and PhaonMusic to the Alcestis of Euripides, with English textMusic for the Iphigenia among the Taurians by Euripides, with Greek textTwo fragments of ancient Greek musicMusic to cantica of the Menaechmi of PlautusAttis: a symphonic poem.

Series Title. Incidental music to Percy Mackaye's drama of Sappho and Phaonv. Music to the Alcestis of Euripidesv. Music for the Iphigenia among the Taurians by Euripidesv.

Two fragments of ancient Greek musicv. Music to cantica of the Menaechmi of Plautus. This uniquely complete and up-to-date collection of the surviving remains of ancient Greek music will serve as the standard work of reference for decades to come.

Since its appearance inEgert Pohlmann's Denkmaler altgriechischer Musik has been the standard collection of the survivingfragments of ancient Greek music. But the publication of many further texts in recent years has put it in 4/5(1).

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If you’re composing music, you generally use one of the seven main types of musical scales, or modes, generally referred to as Greek scales. Each one consists of eight notes, combining whole and half steps in slightly different combinations to produce different feelings in the listener.

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Details *. This chapter discusses the relationship between melody and language in Homer, the musical fragment of Euripides’ Orestes, and the ‘Seikilos Song’. Readings of Homeric passages draw on statistical analysis of the pitch-structures of the hexameter to show how melody may have been used to mark significant junctures, bridge syntactically conjoined verses, and demarcate the narrative.

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That this is not a book for beginners is expressed in the introduction (p.6), where the reader is directed to West’s influential ‘Ancient Greek Music’ (), which gives a solid introduction to the notational system and Greek music more generally.

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