Epic; house of Gilgamesh
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MOAR HOUSE AND WHATEVER
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is a growing field, on display at stonehenge
, temples at the ancient Mayan city of Palenque
) in central Mexico, at a Mayan pyramid
), and at The Chavín de Huántar Archaeological Acoustics Project
. To listeners educated in Western classical tradition one of the most striking features of gagaku music is its foremost emphasis on timbre.
Gone languages, returned to ears rejoicing.
, and other important cultural pieces
, in an otherwise dead Old Babylonian
, spoken again.
Lines ii.0'-iii.14, read by Martin West
(Darmok and Jalad at Tenagra!)
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