Performing antiquity : ancient Greek music and dance from Paris to Delphi, 1890-1930 /

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New York, NY : Oxford University Press,, United States, p.xiv, 221 pages : (2019)

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Dance, Greece, Music, Greek and Roman, nli, Performance., Rome


Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-211) and index.Musicology, archaeology, performance : models and methods -- Gabriel Fauré and Théodore Reinach : hidden pianos and L'Hymne à Apollon -- Performing Sappho's fractured archive, or Listening for the queer sounds in the life and works of Natalie Clifford Barney -- Performing scholarship for the Paris Opéra : Maurice Emmanuel's Salamine (1929) -- "To give Greece back to the Greeks" : Archaeology, ethnography, and Eva Palmer Sikelianos's Prometheus bound -- Scholars and their objects of study, or, Loving your subject.