Archive for the ‘Greece’ Tag

Songs of Sappho, Painetai/ Video

From a production of the New York Greek Drama Company in 1987, Sappho’s poem set to music by Eve Beglarian, sung in ancient Greek by Andrea Goodman, accompanying herself on a 7-string lyre. Directed by Peter Steadman.

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Video: Edith Hall reads Sappho

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Edith Hall reading in Greek the newly discovered Sappho poems on BBC Newsnight January 2014.