Greek Esoteric Music Theory
Anderson, Warren D.
Music and Musicians in Ancient Greece
. Cornell Univ. Press, 1994.
Greek Musical Writings
, 2 vols. Cambridge University Press, 1984 (v.I), 1989 (v.II). The principal writings of Ancient Greek musicology, translated into English with extensive notes.
Harmonies of Heaven and Earth: Mysticism in Music from Antiquity to the Avant-Garde
. Inner Traditions, 1995.
The Harmony of the Spheres: A Sourcebook of the Pythagorean Tradition in Music
. Inner Traditions, 1993.
Music, Mysticism and Magic: A Sourcebook
. Arkana, 1986.
The Mystery of the Seven Vowels
. Phanes, 1991.
The Manual of Harmonics of Nicomachus the Pythagorean
, transl. & commentary by Flora R. Levin. Phanes, 1994. Also translated by Barker (vol. II, ch. 10). Nicomachus lived around the end of the first century CE.
The Philosophy of Music
, 6th ed. Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co., 1924.
Wellesz, Egon. "Music in the Treatises of Greek Gnostics and Alchemists," pp. 145-58.
Werner, Eric. "The Origin of the Eight Modes of Music (Octoechos),"
Hebrew Union College Annual
, Vol. XXI (1948), pp. 211-55.
Winnington-Ingram, R. P.
Mode in Ancient Greek Music
. Adolf M. Hakkert, 1968.
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