Orations (Alcman's Hymn to Lykaian Zeus)

Author Himerius
Subject Hymns to Zeus

Himerius, Orations, 5.3 (delivered in the winter of AD 361-362 at Thessalonica)

And Alcman, the one who blended the Dorian lyre with Lydian songs, happened through Sparta, bringing hymns to Lykaian Zeus; but he did not pass Sparta before he saluted both that city and the Dioskouri.