The pan flute or panpipes (syrinx) was a musical wind instrument first used by the ancient Greeks. Most commonly played...
A modern reconstruction of panpipes (or syrinx), first used by shepherds in the Cycladic islands as early as the third millennium...
Prof. Stefan Hagel: hellenistic aulos
Prof. Stefan Hagel plays the hellenestic auloi, and wears a phorbeia, the cheek restraint wrapped around his face.
Reconstructing the Kithara of Ancient Greece
A 'live' performance of my composition, "The Golden Age of Pericles" on the wonderfully recreated Kithara of the Golden...
Scene from a Symposium
Attic red-figure calyx krater. Depicted here is a symposium scene, the male guests are reclining whilst the female aulos-player...
The Seikilos Stele, Copenhagnen NM inv.14897. This grave stele preserves the oldest complete song that has survived...
The sistrum (rattle) was a musical percussion instrument first used by the ancient Egyptians, commonly used in ancient...
The symposium (or symposion) was an important part of ancient Greek culture from the 7th century BCE and was a party...
Symposium by Plato
Concerning the things about which you ask to be informed I believe that I am not ill-prepared with an answer. For the...
A Roman sculpture of Terpsichore, the Muse of Dance, playing a lyre, 1st century CE. (Vatican Museums, Rome).