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The EyeHarp is a gaze- controlled music interface. It aims to allow people with physical disabilities learn and play music. It is open source and free to download and use. It forms part of the master and PhD thesis of Zacharias Vamvakousis, researcher in the Music and Machine Lab, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain


For more info:

http://theeyeharp.org/

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Read about the influence received by the philosopher Socrates, the Greek concept of agape, transcendent love for others, is kritikal and his embrace of Socrates as a model of civil disobedience, is revealing of his method.

 

 

http://www.rawstory.com/2017/01/why-the-ancient-philosopher-socrates-was-important-to-martin-luther-king-jr/

Published in Folk Music News

Davdutt Pattanaik is a writer, columnist, illustrator and speaker and recently published the book: Olympus : An Indian Retelling of Greek Myths, which ties Greek mythology to many common factors in Indian Mythology

See more at:

 

http://greece.greekreporter.com

 

http://devdutt.com/video/devdutt-pattanaik-on-olympus.html

Published in Folk Music News
Monday, 02 January 2017 15:38

Our Wishes for 2017

 

Your first duty, in completing your service to your race, is to feel within you all your ancestors.

 

Your second duty is to throw light on their onrush and to continue their work.

 

Nikos Kazantakis

 

Let the heart and deeds to be conquered completely of timeless values. Everyone owes above all to himself in order to be able to deliver and his neighbor, to sow to the all the world

Happy New Year to all friends and companions


Greek mosaic of Asia Minor, Caria Halicarnassus (Bodrum in Turkey today)
Stone mosaic ...

Hollow Square black border containing a laurel wreath ...

In the center is a Greek inscription in black ...

Around a black branches and ivy leaves shaded with black.

The inscription:
Health
Life
Joy
Peace
Cheerfulness
Hope

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