Greek Mythology

The Classical Gods of Ancient Greece


Greek Music God

God of Musicians

If you want a philharmonic God, this is he.

The son of Apollo and Chione, he’s a musician of renown who invented girl choirs and introduced the Mysteries of Demeter to Lerna — presumably with a musical score.

He got together with a nymph called Argiope and they had a son Thamyris, who became a bard.

Philammon Facts and Figures

Name: Philammon
Pronunciation: Coming soon
Alternative names:

Gender: Male
Type: God
Celebration or Feast Day: Unknown at present

In charge of: Music
Area of expertise: Music

Good/Evil Rating: Unknown at present
Popularity index: 1071

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Article last revised on November 20, 2018 by the Godchecker data dwarves.
Editors: Peter J. Allen, Chas Saunders

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