Music, ancient Near East

TitleMusic, ancient Near East
Publication TypeEncyclopedia Entry
AuthorsHagel, S, Shehata, D
EditorBrodersen, K, Champion, CB, Bagnall, RS, Huebner, SR
Encyclopedia TitleThe Blackwell Encyclopedia of Ancient History
Place PublishedChichester
Year of Publication2012

The wide geographical and chronological span that we have come to circumscribe as “the ancient Near East” implies a multiplicity of music cultures.

Keywordsancient Near East history, archaeology, classical civilization, cultural history, intellectual history, literature, Music

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