Introduction; 1. Musical education of sensibility; 2. Moving to music: a therapy for the rational soul; 3. Musical education of rationality; 4. Music in the body and soul; Conclusion.
Offers a new perspective from which to study the relationship between soul, body and music in Plato's philosophy.
Francesco Pelosi is a Member of the Research Group for Ancient Greek Music at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Pisa.