Mon, 5 January 2015
Listen as the new Greek galleries come alive with vivid myths and stories from the Ancient world. Join storyteller Norah Dooley ( norahdooley.com) for 15 minute tales in the gallery. Co-presented by MassMouth (www.massmouth.org) and the mfaBoston depatrtment of education.
Music thanks to Michael Levy,lyre of, Wales, UK. In the beginning of the podcast we hear the Epitaph of Seikilos, a complete Ancient Greek Melody Composed by Seikilos, Son of Euterpe, 1st Century CE - Arranged For Replica Lyre and in the outro, the Ancient Greek Musical Fragment, Poem. Mor 1, 11f. Migne 37, 523 - Arranged For Replica Lyre. More of his work www.youtube.com/user/Klezfiddle1
Avenue of the Arts
Next is Odds Bodkin Master storyteller: Odds Bodkin
Bringing MFA’s “Homer and the Epics” Collection to Life:
with his "Excerpts from The Odyssey and The Iliad"
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Michael Levy was born in Liverpool in 1968 & studied Philosophy at the University of Hull. After living in Manchester, where for many years, he worked as both a piano tutor & a support worker for adults with learning disabilities, he now lives with his wife & daughter, Rosalind & Rosie, on the border of semi-rural South Wales, UK : where in his new role, as a full-time "Musical Shaman", he continues to his relentless quest - bringing to life, the lost music of the ancient world... - See more at: http://www.ancientlyre.com/