Seikilos Epitaph (Skolion, Ancient Greek)

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 Original Score with Commentary (Greek and English) (Preview)
#42610 - 0.15MB, 4 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - !N/!N/!N - 16899x

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Jujimufu (2009/10/21)

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Copyist:

Nikolaos-Laonikos Psimikakis-Chalkokondylis (b.1989)

Publisher Info.:

laonikos.com, 2009 (rev. 2013)

Copyright:

Public Domain [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

This is a short introduction to the history and music of the Seikilos Epitaph, including a fascimile of the inscription.

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General Information

Work Title Skolion of Seikilos
Alternative Title Σεικίλου Σκόλιον
Composer Skolion, Ancient Greek
Movements/Sections 1
Year/Date of Composition 200 BC - 100 AD
Librettist Seikilos of Ephesus (Σείκιλος της Εφεσού)
Language Ancient Greek
Dedication Euterpe (Ευτέρπη)
Piece Style Ancient
Instrumentation Voice (accompanied by a lyre)


Misc. Comments

This is the oldest (complete) composition known today. It is currently located in the National Museum of Denmark, in Copenhagen.

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