Terpander   - in ancient sources @ attalus.org


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  Terpander   of Antissa - Greek poet, 7th century B.C.
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Wikipedia entry
Athen_14.635   says plainly enough that Terpander invented the barbitos
Athen_14.638   to rival the songs of Terpander or Phrynis." And Alexis
Plin:HN_7.204   the harp with singing; Terpander composed songs for harp
Plut:Agis_10   nacy and avarice. Terpander, Thales and Pherecydes were
Timoth:Pers_202   after him came the great Terpander, born of Aeolian Lesbos


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