lichanos

lichanos

(ˈlɪkəˌnɒs)
n
(in Greek music) a note played using the forefinger
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When Aristoxenus discusses differences of genus by reference to the inner, |moveable' notes of a tetrachord, he takes as his example the tetrachord meson (which approaches mese from below, its notes being hypate, parhypate, lichanos, mese).(9) All later writers follow him.
(24) Compare what is said of the note lichanos at El.