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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Select the type of Notation you prefer:
 Christ is Risen (English and Greek)
 Lord Have Mercy (in English and Greek)
 Lord Have Mercy (in English)   
   Plagal Fourth Mode
   Plagal First Mode
   First Mode
   Plagal Second Mode
   Five Modes
   For more versions in all eight modes, see Anaphora (click here) 
 Kyrie Eleison (in Greek)
   Plagal Fourth Mode
   Plagal First Mode
   First Mode
   First Mode (heptaphonic)
   Plagal Second Mode
   Five Modes
    Antiphons (English)
    Typica (English)
 Apolytikia of the Resurrection (English)
    Thrice-holy Hymn (English and Greek)
    Alleluia (English and Greek)
    Cherubic Hymns (English and Greek)
    Hierarchal Liturgy (English and Greek)
    Anaphora (English and Greek)
    It is Truly Right (English and Greek)
    Heirmoi (Katavasias) of the Ninth Ode (English and Greek) 
    (chanted instead of “It is Truly Right” on feast days)
    Communion Hymns (days of the week) (English and Greek)
    Communion Hymns (major feast days) (English and Greek)
    Communion Hymns (minor feast days) (English and Greek)
    Receive Me Today (English and Greek)
    Concluding Hymns (English and Greek)

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Introduction



Prologue by Gregorios Stathis

Concerning Adaptation

Concerning Notation

Byzantine vs. Western Notation


About the Translation

The History of Byzantine Chant


Writing Byzantine Music


Epilogue by
  Photios Kontoglou


Guidelines for Greek Pronunciation

The Intervals of the Soft Chromatic Modal Genre

The Intonations of the Eight Modes

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Acknowledgements

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