From the recording The Lyre of Hermes

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Asteriai (Nymphs of the Stars)

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According to classical mythology, most Asteriai were daughters of the Titan Atlas including the Pleiades and Hyades, both of which were also classed as Oreiades (Mountain-Nymphs).

I attempt to evoke a dreamy, timeless feeling of a sweeping starry vista in this improvisation for solo chelys (tortoise shell form) replica ancient Greek lyre, in the profound and timeless ancient Greek Phrygian mode, (equivalent intervals as D-D on the white notes of the piano and misnamed the 'Dorian' Mode in the Middle Ages) in the just intonation of antiquity.