Words nearby Lydian
How to use Lydian in a sentence
The epithet oxyphnos is worth notice in connexion with other evidence of the high pitch of the music known as Lydian.
On the contrary (the writer adds) the passive attitude is especially expressed by the Mixo-lydian.
The exception is the Mixo-lydian, which some ranked immediately below the Dorian, others above the Lydian.
Such an octave may or may not be in the Mixo-lydian key: it is certainly of the Mixo-lydian species (p. 57).
And Aristoxenus says that Sappho was the inventor of the Mixo-lydian, and that from her the tragic poets learned it.