Doxologies
Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom
St. Basil's Divine Liturgy
Liturgy of Presanctified Gifts
St. James' Liturgy
Vespers
Orthros
Mysteries
Menaion (Feast Days)
Triodion and Pentecostarion

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 Christ is Risen
 
 
Lord Have Mercy
 
 
Antiphons
 
 
Typica
 Apolytikia of the Resurrection
 
 
Thrice-holy Hymn
      Alleluia



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  Cherubic Hymns
 First Mode

   by Athanasios Karamanis
   by Theodore Papaparaschou “Phokaeus”

   by Petros Peloponnesios NEW!


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 Second Mode
   by Athanasios Karamanis
   by Theodore Phokaeus

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 Third Mode
   by Hieromonk Hierotheos
   by Gregory Levitis the Protopsaltis

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 Fourth Mode
   (agia), by Thrasyvoulos Stanitsas
   (legetos), by Hieromonk Gregory


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 Plagal First Mode
   by Theodore Phokaeus
   by Hieromonk Gregory NEW!

   by Petros Peloponnesios NEW!


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 Plagal Second Mode
   by Athanasios Karamanis
   by Theodore Phokaeus

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 Grave Mode
   by Hieromonk Gregory
   by Theodore Phokaeus

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 Plagal Fourth Mode
   by Hieromonk Hierotheos
   by Theodore Phokaeus
 Cherubic Hymns for Holy Week
   Holy Thursday, Receive Me Today
   Holy Saturday, Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silent
    Hierarchal Liturgy
    Anaphora
    It is Truly Right
    Heirmoi (Katavasias) of the Ninth Ode
    (chanted instead of “It is Truly Right” on feast days)
    Communion Hymns (days of the week)
    Communion Hymns (major feast days)
    Communion Hymns (minor feast days)
    Receive Me Today
    Concluding Hymns

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Clicking a "Hear" link will open a MIDI file, which can be played by your computer's media player. All these MIDI files are very small (less than 10 Kb). Bear in mind that the pitches in these files are of the equal-tempered scale, which are sometimes slightly different than the proper pitches in the Byzantine scales.

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Introduction



Prologue by Gregorios Stathis

Byzantine vs. Western Notation


Concerning Adaptation

Recordings on CD

About the Translation

The History of Byzantine Chant


Writing Byzantine Music


Epilogue by
  Photios Kontoglou


The Intervals of the Soft Chromatic Modal Genre

The Intonations of the Eight Modes

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Acknowledgements

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