Old Songs: A Concert of Greek and Persian Poetry

Title: Old Songs: A Concert of Greek and Persian Poetry

Location: Baltimore, Maryland, US
Description: The Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, Maryland offers Poetry & Conversation evenings as part of its ongoing presentation of classes, events, exhibits and meetings.

On this occasion, Old Songs presents a concert of Greek and Persian poetry. The Old Songs group has been translating archaic Greek poetry and putting it to old-time American folk and blues music since 2002. They have released CDs of versions of the poetry of Sappho, Archilochus, Hipponax, Alcman, and many other poets.

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Date: April 24, 2013

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