Alypius
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Eleonora Rocconi and first published on 26/04/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Name:

Alypius | Ἀλύπιος

Identity:

Perseus | Wikipedia | BNP

Place of Origin:

?

Date:

4th-5th c. CE

Biography:

Despite the immense importance that the Εἰσαγωγὴ μουσική1 of Alypius has assumed in the modern age as the most complete and exhaustive of the treatises that treat ancient Greek musical notation, we know nothing at all about its author. Only Cassio…

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Rocconi, Eleonora, “Alypius”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 23 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Alypius>



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