Sexto Empírico y la ΜΟΥΣΙΚΗ

TitleSexto Empírico y la ΜΟΥΣΙΚΗ
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsRedondo Reyes, P
Ancient AuthorsSextus Empiricus Phil. (TLG 0544)
JournalEmerita
Volume72
Issue1
Pagination95-119
Keywordsethos, harmoniai, Sesto Empirico, teoria musicale
Abstract

This paper re-examines several topics in Greek musical theory at the beginning of our era, as are enounced and dealt by Sextus Empiricus in book VI of his Adeversus mathematicos: sound, notes, melodic genera and ethnos. In his definition it is possible to t