Ancient Music, Hadrian

Music for Hadrian (part two)

"Hymne À la Muse" by Atrium Musicae de Madrid & Gregorio Paniagua (Atrium Musicae was an early music ensemble from Madrid, Spain, founded in 1964) Mesomedes, a Greek lyric poet and composer of Cretian birth, was a freedman and the court musician of Hadrian. He wrote paens glorifying his patron and his policies, such as the… Continue reading Music for Hadrian (part two)