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Unformatted text preview: Where did they perform, what did they do, what were they supposed to represent, and how did they do that? 4. We have watched two film clips showing later interpretations of Greek myth and music (Monteverdis The Return of Ulysses and Offenbachs Orpheus in Hell ). Describe ONE of them, and discuss what it tells us about the role of Greek culture in the development of western civilization. 5. Investigate the ancient HYDRAULIS, and its inventor, Ctesibius. What was this instrument, how did it work? Why do you suppose it was so popular in the Hellenistic and Roman world?...
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2011 for the course HUMANITIES 151 taught by Professor Nicassio during the Spring '08 term at University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
- Spring '08