Chanting

The katavasies for ‘I will open my mouth’ – Iordanis Koutsimanis 20 March 2017 As a living continuum of tradition, Byzantine music occupies an important...
Dimitirios Magouris: ‘Open to me the gates of repentance’ 7 February 2017 The pre-cleansing period of the Triodio will bring us to the gates of Great...
Recordings from the Christmas Vigil at the Holy and Great Monastery of Vatopaidi 7 January 2017 As the ‘metropolis’ of feasts’, Christmas is celebrated at the monasterie...
‘The Waters of the Jordan’, Leonidas Asteris, Archon Protopsaltis, of the Great Church of Christ 6 January 2017 An exceptionally fine rendition of the Doxastiko of the Praises for the f...
‘A good word’, the Doxastiko at the Polyeleos, by Y. Rysios the Priest (†1865) – (choir of Vatopaidi) 13 November 2016 ‘A good word’ at the Polyeleos, in tone four, in a composition by Yeoryio...
‘The Rich have been made poor’, tone plagial 1 (Setting by Daniil Daniilidis Katounakiotis) 18 October 2016 ‘The rich have been made poor and hungry, but those who seek the Lord sha...
The Pasapnoaria (Let Everything that has Breath) by Iakovos the Protopsaltis, tone 1 (choir of Athonite fathers) 10 October 2016 The evolution and renaissance of music for Greek church choirs which occu...
Verses at ‘Lord I have cried’ in tone 2 (Daniilaii/ Choir of Vatopaidi) 28 September 2016 The verses from the Psalter which follow ‘Lord I have cried’ at the Vespe...
Dismissal Hymn for the Precious Belt of the Mother of God (sung by the Daniilaii) 19 September 2016 August is considered the month of the Mother of God. With the feast of he...
‘It is truly right’. Har. Papanikolaou- From a concert by the Thomades in Russia 8 September 2016 Ecclesiastical singing is a product of the liturgical practice  of the Chur...
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