Listen: Grecian-Inspired Music
27th May 2016
The ancient Greek civilization is recognized for its art, architecture, mythology, and lush landscape that continue to influence artists today. This playlist includes a sample of Grecian-inspired music, from works for chamber ensemble to ballet and grand opera, by Mark Adamo, Arthur Bliss, Richard Danielpour, John Harbison, Thea Musgrave, Jocelyn Pook, Kaija Saariaho, and John Tavener.
"What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others." — Pericles
—This playlist was contributed by Liam Alves