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Euterpe  - the “Giver of Pleasure” is the muse of Music and is represented with a Flute. It has been said she is the inventor of the double flute.  Art by Katlyn

Euterpe - the “Giver of Pleasure” is the muse of Music and is represented with a Flute. It has been said she is the inventor of the double flute. Art by Katlyn

In ancient Greece, the 9 Muses were considered sources of knowledge and providers of inspiration to creators of literature and art. Almost everyone should still have a shrine to honor them...  Calliope-muse of epic poetry  Clio-muse of history  Erato-muse of love poetry  Euterpe-muse of music  Melpomene-muse of tragedy  Polymnia-muse of sacred poetry  Terpsichore-muse of dance  Thalia-muse o...

In ancient Greece, the 9 Muses were considered sources of knowledge and providers of inspiration to creators of literature and art. Almost everyone should still have a shrine to honor them... Calliope-muse of epic poetry Clio-muse of history Erato-muse of love poetry Euterpe-muse of music Melpomene-muse of tragedy Polymnia-muse of sacred poetry Terpsichore-muse of dance Thalia-muse o...

The Nine daughters of Mnemosyne ("Memory") and Zeus, who preside over inspiration and the arts. From left to right They are: Kalliope, Leader and Muse of Epic Poetry; Melpomene, Muse of Tragedy; Thalia, Muse of Comedy; Terspichore, Muse of Choral Dance, Euturpe (with lyre), Muse of Music; Erato (lounging on steps), Muse of Love or Erotic Poetry; and Polyhymnia, Muse of Sacred Song. Seated in the foreground are Klio, Muse of History (left) and Ourania, Muse of Astronomy.

The Nine daughters of Mnemosyne ("Memory") and Zeus, who preside over inspiration and the arts. From left to right They are: Kalliope, Leader and Muse of Epic Poetry; Melpomene, Muse of Tragedy; Thalia, Muse of Comedy; Terspichore, Muse of Choral Dance, Euturpe (with lyre), Muse of Music; Erato (lounging on steps), Muse of Love or Erotic Poetry; and Polyhymnia, Muse of Sacred Song. Seated in the foreground are Klio, Muse of History (left) and Ourania, Muse of Astronomy.

The Muse of Music (1758). Joseph-Marie Vien (French, 1716-1809). Oil on canvas.The neoclassical tendencies Vien developed ran so counter to the reigning taste of the age that, when he returned to Paris, it was only through the intervention of Boucher that Vien’s ‘Daedalus and Icarus’ was accepted for his admission to the Académie.

The Muse of Music (1758). Joseph-Marie Vien (French, 1716-1809). Oil on canvas.The neoclassical tendencies Vien developed ran so counter to the reigning taste of the age that, when he returned to Paris, it was only through the intervention of Boucher that Vien’s ‘Daedalus and Icarus’ was accepted for his admission to the Académie.

In Greek mythology, Euterpe ( Greek: Eὐτέρπη "rejoicing well" or "delight" from Ancient Greek εὖ 'well' + τέρπειν terpein 'to please') was one of the Muses, the daughters of Mnemosyne, fathered by Zeus. Called the "Giver of delight", when later poets assigned roles to each of the Muses, she was the muse of music. In late Classical times she was named muse of lyric poetry and depicted holding a flute.

In Greek mythology, Euterpe ( Greek: Eὐτέρπη "rejoicing well" or "delight" from Ancient Greek εὖ 'well' + τέρπειν terpein 'to please') was one of the Muses, the daughters of Mnemosyne, fathered by Zeus. Called the "Giver of delight", when later poets assigned roles to each of the Muses, she was the muse of music. In late Classical times she was named muse of lyric poetry and depicted holding a flute.

the nine muses ll euterpe; muse of lyric poetry {5/9} EUTERPE was one of the nine Mousai, the goddesses of music, song and dance. In the Classical era, when the Mousai were assigned specific literary & artistic spheres, Euterpe was named Muse of lyric poetry. She was sometimes also referred to as the Muse of music.  The flute is her instrument.  Her name derives from the Greek words eu­ & terpô, meaning “giver of much delight" because she gives delight to those who hear her sing.

the nine muses ll euterpe; muse of lyric poetry {5/9} EUTERPE was one of the nine Mousai, the goddesses of music, song and dance. In the Classical era, when the Mousai were assigned specific literary & artistic spheres, Euterpe was named Muse of lyric poetry. She was sometimes also referred to as the Muse of music. The flute is her instrument. Her name derives from the Greek words eu­ & terpô, meaning “giver of much delight" because she gives delight to those who hear her sing.

Clio: One of the nine Mousai (Muses), the goddesses of music, song, history dance etc. Art by José Luis Muñoz Luque

Clio: One of the nine Mousai (Muses), the goddesses of music, song, history dance etc. Art by José Luis Muñoz Luque

A series of hidden harps lead to the moon medallion. Each harp opens a space pocket which contains the song need to open the next harps pocket.

A series of hidden harps lead to the moon medallion. Each harp opens a space pocket which contains the song need to open the next harps pocket.

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