BBC Radio 5 - "Live Science" (2 of 4)

from by Michael Levy



In May 2015, a track from my ancient Roman-themed album,"The Temple of Mars" (from my 2011 album, "Echoes of Ancient Rome") was used to accompany a reading of the writings of Pliny the Younger's first-hand account of the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 CE, on the show "5 Live Science", which was about volcanoes...

This excerpt features another reading by Pliny describing the eruption, accompanied again, by my track "The Temple of Mars"...


from Michael Levy's Lyre on the Radio!, released July 31, 2017


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Michael Levy is a prolific composer for the recreated lyres of antiquity, whose musical mission is to create an entirely new musical genre, which could best be described as a 'New Ancestral Music' - dedicated to reintroducing the recreated lyres, ancient musical modes and intonations, back into the modern musical world.. ... more

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