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This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Eleonora Rocconi and first published on 01/09/2004.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.



Nothing is known about Cleonides, a Greek author and musical theorist who wrote a Εἰσαγωγὴ ἁρμονική, except his name, which appears in eleven of the manuscripts that contain the manual in question (others, ho…

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Rocconi, Eleonora, “Cleonides”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 18 March 2018 <>

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