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What Ancient Greek Music Sounded Like

Posted on Tue, 02 Feb 2016 at 10:00 AM

Dan Colman

Between 750 BC and 400 BC, the Ancient Greeks composed songs meant to be accompanied by the lyre, reed-pipes, and various percussion instruments. More than 2,000 years later, modern scholars have finally figured out how to reconstruct and perform these songs with (it’s claimed) 100% accuracy.

Really cool.

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