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From ‘Rhapsodic Gypsy’ to ‘Gypsy Rhapsody’

Ana G. Piotrowska

in The Music Road: Coherence and Diversity in Music from the Mediterranean to India

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780197266564
eISBN:
9780191889394
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266564.003.0017
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Although rhapsodies—since the mid-19th century predominantly identified as musical compositions without fixed form—were composed by a number of prominent European and American composers, it was ... More


Archaic to Classical Greece: Festivals and Rhapsodes

Derek Attridge

in The Experience of Poetry: From Homer's Listeners to Shakespeare's Readers

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198833154
eISBN:
9780191873898
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833154.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

Some of the so-called Homeric Hymns, dating from the seventh century bc, provide evidence of poetic performance at festivals in Greece. Alongside the sung hexameter epics, two other verse traditions ... More


Archilochus and Homer in the Rhapsodic Context

Donald Lavigne

in Iambus and Elegy: New Approaches

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780199689743
eISBN:
9780191769436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689743.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval, Poetry and Poets: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This chapter reviews the evidence for the rhapsodic performance of Archilochus and argues that through it we can see a fundamental polarity between Archilochus and Homer. In turn, it shows that this ... More


Voices, Bodies, Silences, and Media: Heightened Receptivity in Epic in Performance

Lorna Hardwick

in Epic Performances from the Middle Ages into the Twenty-First Century

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198804215
eISBN:
9780191842412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198804215.003.0037
Subject:
Classical Studies, Plays and Playwrights: Classical, Early, and Medieval

This essay discusses diverse modes and contexts in recent performances of translations and adaptations of Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey, with special emphasis on the interplay between audience ... More


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