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Thalia

(thəlī`ə, thā`lēə): see MusesMuses,
in Greek religion and mythology, patron goddesses of the arts, daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne. Originally only three, they were later considered as nine. Calliope was the Muse of epic poetry and eloquence; Euterpe, of music or of lyric poetry; Erato, of the poetry of
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in Greek mythology, personifications of beauty, charm, and grace; daughters of Zeus and the oceanid Eurynome. Also known as the Charites, they were usually three in number and were called Aglaia, Thalia, and Euphrosyne.
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Thalia

one of the Graces; bestowed charm on others. [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 481]
See: Beauty

Thalia

Muse of comedy. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 261]

Thalia

Muse of comedy [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 1071]

Thalia

Greek myth
1. the Muse of comedy and pastoral poetry
2. one of the three Graces
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Myriam, a French postgraduate choral conducting student, tells me how she came to choose the group's name, Thaleia.
We move on to talk about Thaleia, and how Myriam created the group.