Sacred Music Library


The Department of Sacred Music is pleased to offer free of charge to you the Liturgical Music PDF Library. For any comments or suggestions, please contact us.

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The music listed below is in alphabetical order according to either Title, or Season (for all the Feast Day Series), or is grouped according to type of hymns (such as Antiphons, or Communion Hymns, etc.). To SEARCH for a particular hymn, you may either
     1) scroll down (or click on the letter of the section you'd like) and find it alphabetically; and click on the Title or the Group Heading, or
     2) type a few words of the Title or beginning words of the hymn in the Search Box and click Apply, or
     3) click on one of the Keywords in the table shown below.
If you search for a hymn, or click on one of the Keywords in the table, only hymns associated with that Search or Keyword will display. To go back to the full listing, click on the link "Show All Files." If you cannot find a particular hymn, please send us an email and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

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Displaying All Music with Keyword: Byzantine Tone 1
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Title & Description Keywords
A
A Good Word [Listen]

Selected verses from Psalm 44, sung at feasts of the All-holy Theotokos.  Click on the MIDI file (Listen) to hear how it sounds.

As Many As Have Been Baptized

For Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, in D-minor

As Many As Have Been Baptized

Arabic Chant version

C
Canon of the Nativity of Christ

This double Canon of the Nativity has both sets of Katabasiae. Sing the first set from Nov. 21 - Dec. 24. On Christmas, sing them both, as written here. Sing the second set from Dec. 26 - 31. Updated 6/21/13.

D
Divine Liturgy for Congregational Singing

by Richard Toensing

G
Great Doxology - Tone 1

Sung at the end of Orthros (Matins)

H
Hymn to the Theotokos

Nativity of our Lord (A)

Hymn to the Theotokos

Nativity of our Lord (B)

Hymn to the Theotokos

Harmonized by John Warren - Convention Music-17C

K
Kontakion of Meat Fare Sunday

Third Sunday of the Pre-Lenten season

Kontakion of Meat Fare Sunday

Third Sunday of the Pre-Lenten season

Kontakion of the Meeting of the Lord in the Temple

Feast day is February 2nd

L
Lazarus Saturday Communion Hymn

A slightly different arrangement

P
Polyeleos-Psalm 134

This is the 1st Polyeleos, Psalm 134, sung in Orthros (Matins) on Major Feasts.

Polyeleos-Psalm 135

This is the 2nd Polyeleos, Psalm 135, sung in Orthros (Matins) on Major Feasts.

Pre-Communion Psalms

These 3 Psalms (22, 23, & 115 LXX) may be sung before or during Communion.

Psalm 140/141 - Byzantine Tone 1

From Vespers

T
Troparion of the Circumcision of our Lord

Feast day is January 1st

Troparion of the Dormition

Sung from August 15th to the 23rd

Troparion of the Dormition

Sung from August 15th to the 23rd

Troparion of the Dormition of the Theotokos

Feast day is August 15th

Troparion of the Elevation of the Cross

Feast day is September 14th; Convention music-6.9

Troparion of the Elevation of the Cross

Sung on September 14th and the Third Sunday of Great Lent: Standard Archdiocese Version

Troparion of Theophany (Epiphany)

Feast day is January 6th, sung from January 6th - 14th

Troparion of the Resurrection - Tone 1

Convention music-6.1

Troparion of the 3rd Sunday of Great Lent

Sunday of the Cross

Troparion of the 3rd Sunday of Great Lent [Listen]

Sunday of the Cross

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Contact Information

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