Mythical musician from Celaenae in Phrygia, ‘inventor’ of the aulos, said to have introduced the Phrygian mode (harmonía) as well as nómoi of Cybele and of Pan (Aristox. fr. 78; Marmor Parium 10); named together with Marsyas and Olympus (Pseudo-Plut. Mus. 1132f; Anon. Bellermanni 28).
Cite this pageZaminer, Frieder (Berlin), “Hyagnis”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 15 May 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e518610>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510
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