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Music in the Aegean Bronze Age

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Published by Coronet Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History & Criticism - General,
  • History,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesPocket-Book , No 144
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12855091M
ISBN 109170811245
ISBN 109789170811241

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Music in the Aegean Bronze Age (Pocket-Book, No ) Paperback – Septem by John G. Younger (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Cited by: 5. Music in the Aegean Bronze Age. View/ Open. (Mb) Issue Date Author. Younger, John G. Publisher. Paul Åströms Förlag. Type. Book. Metadata Show full item record. Abstract. This book catalogues and discusses all extant and depicted musical instruments and musicians dating to the prehistoric period in Greece. URI. Aegean civilization is a general term for the Bronze Age civilizations of Greece around the Aegean are three distinct but communicating and interacting geographic regions covered by this term: Crete, the Cyclades and the Greek mainland. Crete is associated with the Minoan civilization from the Early Bronze Age. The Cyclades converge with the mainland during the Early Helladic. The Aegean Bronze Age saw the rise and fall of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations. The region's cultural history emerges through a series of thematic chapters that examine settlement, economy, crafts, exchange and foreign contact, religion and burial s: 8.

Title:: Music in the Aegean Bronze Age: Author:: Younger, John G. (John Grimes), Note: Link: PDF with rotated pages and commentary at The book includes a critical catalogue of all archaeological finds from the Aegean that relate in some way to Bronze Age Music. Plates illustrate the most important artifacts. The study of ancient music is going to have to be rebuilt stone by toppled stone, and in my opinion this book puts in place a block of sound structural quality.   The Aegean Bronze Age, by Oliver Dickinson It should be noted at the outset that I greatly prefer the historical approach to the archaeological approach when it comes to providing insight on the past. To be sure, I have a personal bias in favor of texts, which while they must be understood and properly interpreted,. Buy The Aegean Bronze Age (Cambridge World Archaeology) by Dickinson, Oliver (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:

The islands were known for their white marble, mined during the Greek Bronze Age and throughout Classical history. Their geographical location placed them, like the island of Crete, in the center of trade between Greece, Egypt, Asia Minor, and the Near East. The indigenous civilization on the Cyclades reached its high point during the Bronze Age. Historiographical studies on Aegean archaeology of the Late Bronze Age (LBA) and/or the Early Iron Age (EIA) largely conform to two types. First is the chronological narratives centered on. The Aegean Bronze Age saw the rise and fall of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations. The region's cultural history emerges through a series of thematic chapters that examine settlement, economy, crafts, exchange and foreign contact, religion and burial customs/5(5). The Greek Bronze Age, roughly to BCE, witnessed the flourishing of the Minoan and Mycenean civilizations, the earliest expansion of trade in the Aegean and wider Mediterranean Sea, the development of artistic techniques in a variety of media, and the evolution of early Greek religious practices and : Oxford University Press.