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- Lyric Poet
- His Terpander, 1990: t.p. (Terpander, Terpandro)
EB (Terpander, fl. ca. 675 B.C., of Antissa in Lesbos)
TLG Canon of Greek Authors and Works, Third Edition, pg. 376
Smith's Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology, Vol 3, 1867, p. 1002-1004: "Terpander, of Lesbos, was the fathe of Greek Music, and through it of lyric poetry...."
Brill's New Pauly: "Early 7th cent. BC kithara player from Lesbos or Cyme  (Suda s. v. T.). His life was closely tied to Sparta where he was the first victor at the Carnea (Hellanicus FGrH 4 F 85a) of the 26th Olympiad (676/673 BC)..." fro Robbins, Emmet (Toronto). "Terpander." Brill's New Pauly. Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and Helmuth Schneider . Brill, 2009. Brill Online.
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- Smith's Dictionary
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