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The music of the Sumerians and their immediate successors, the Babylonians and Assyrians.

Francis William Galpin

The music of the Sumerians and their immediate successors, the Babylonians and Assyrians.

Described and illustrated from original sources.

by Francis William Galpin

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Published by Strasbourg Universtiy Press [Alleinauslieferung] Librairie Heitz [Kehl am Rhein] in [Strasbourg?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music, Sumerian -- History and criticism,
  • Music, Assyro-Babylonian -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCollection d"études musicologiques, v. 33. Sammlung musikwissenschaftlicher Abhandlungen -- Bd. 33
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML164 G17 M9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 110 p.
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14784979M

    The first cities developed in the south around B.C. For the next 3, years, kingdoms rose and fell. Empires grew and shrank, and outsiders took over and were kicked out. During that time, three major civilizations held control at various times. These were the Sumerians, the Babylonians, and the Assyrians. In brief, here is their story.   Mesopotamia is a geographical term meaning 'the land between the rivers', referring to the Tigris and Euphrates. Nowadays it's mostly in Iraq. Five thousand years ago, it was the richest and most heavily-populated region of the world. The other na.

      Sumerians, Sumero-Akkadians, Assyrians and Babylonians all shared a great deal of cultural tradition; the boundaries between them are in some ways a modern convenience more than a hard historical dividing line. However the latter two are much ne. THE MUSIC OF THE SUMERIANS and Their Immediate Successors, the Babylonians and Assyrians. Galpin, Francis W. EARLY MESOPOTAMIAN INCANTATIONS AND RITUALS. van Dijk, J., A. Goetze, and M.I. Hussey. Midway Book Store (ABAA) 97 items. Ancient history. Pomfret Street Books. 23 items.

      Consider the art and architecture of the Sumerians, Babylonians, Assyrians, and the Persians: What did these major civilizations of Mesopotamia have in common? What were their differences? What is the relationship between art and survival? If life depended on the art that was created, what form of art would be most appropriate? • The Assyrians control all of Mesopotamia • Hittites' capital Hattusas is wiped out (plague); Phrygians move in • Cosmopolitan area, with tolerance for diverse ethnicity • Assyrian Empire. Sumerians Akkadians Babylonians Hittites Sumerians Assyrians Persians.


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This book is an unparalleled compendium of what is known about them/5. The Sumerians and Akkadians (including Assyrians and Babylonians) dominated Mesopotamia from the beginning of written history (c.

BC) to the fall of Babylon in BC, when it was conquered by the Achaemenid Empire. It fell to Alexander the Great in BC, and after his death, it became part of the Greek Seleucid Empire. The Sumerians, Akkadians, Babylonians, and Assyrians were some of the civilizations that flourished in Mesopotamia—the land between the rivers.

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