Ancient Sounds of Greece
BEST BETDATE: November 4 2012, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PMCost:Free.CATEGORY: Classes and SeminarsVENUE INFORMATION:Tattered Cover Book Store LoDo1628 16th St.Denver, CO 80202
What melodies played as the ancient Greeks pondered philosophy and composed epic dramas? Explore the musical roots of Greek culture and mythology. Musician and researcher Nikos Xanthoulis discusses recent discoveries about this ancient art through the evidence of archeology and rediscovered papyri. Xanthoulis will also perform songs on reconstructed instruments like the ancient lyre and salpinx (ancient trumpet). Sun 2 p.m.