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ought to say, though I have a vague notion of the matter."
" At any rate," I said, "you are doubtless quite able to affirm this, to begin with, that a song has three elements, the words, the harmony and the rhythm."
" Yes," he replied, " as much as that I can affirm."
" And as regards the words of the song, surely they differ in nothing from the words not set to music, in this particular, that they must be composed in accordance with the same laws which we prescribed just now, and in the same manner? "
" True," he replied.
" And again, the harmony (40) and rhythm must correspond to the words."
" Surely."
" But we were saying, as you are aware, that, in the case of the subject-matter, we had no need of lamentations and mournful strains."
" No need, certainly."
" Which now are the plaintive harmonies? tell me, for you are a musician."
" The Mixed Lydian,(41) the Hyperlydian, and some others of like character."
" These then," I said, "must be excluded; for they are not only useless for men, but they are unfit even for women who are to be of the better class."
" Certainly."

40. On the whole subject of Greek music consult the last chapter of Mahaffy's Rambles and Studies in Greece.
41. For an explanation of the technical terms used in this passage consult the Century Dictionary under mode.

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