Chant


John the Theologian/Divine/Apostle/Evangelist, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

This troparion is sung on May 8th and September 26th.

Ss. Peter & Paul-Akathist

Akathist service sung on June 29th, by Basil Kazan, taken from the text of the Menaion from St. John of Kronstadt Monastery.

Cherubic Hymn for Holy Thursday

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Cherubic Hymns

Sung on Holy Thursday morning Vesperal Liturgy: Receive me today...

John Chrysostom, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast Day is November 13th. This is also sung after his Paschal homily is read on Pascha.

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Full Version

Music for the Full Version of the Canon, sung on the Fifth Thursday of Lent. Updated 4/9/11.

Kontakion of Annunciation - Arabic

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Kontakia of Feasts & Forefeasts

This hymn is the Arabic version of "To thee the Champion Leader" and is sung on the Sundays during Lent before March 25th,on the Feast of Annunciation, March 25th, itself, and on the Fridays of Lent during the Akathist Hymn.

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Thursday

Music for Thursday of the first week of Lent. Corrected 3/10/14.

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Wednesday

Music for Wednesday of the first week of Lent

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Tuesday

Music for Tuesday of the first week of Lent

Great Canon of St. Andrew of Crete - Monday

Music for Monday of the first week of Lent

Pre-Communion Psalms

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Psalms

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

A Good Word

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

Katabasiae for the Cross

These Katabasiae are sung in Orthros (Matins) from August 1-13 and August 24-September 21.  They can also be sung at the Sacrament of Baptism, while the baby or child is being clothed.  They are sung in a special Tone 8, similar to the Canon of the Paraklesis.  UPDATED AND CORRECTED, 8/29/13

Euphemia, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast day is July 11th.

Ss. Peter & Paul-Orthros

ORTHROS music for the Feast, sung on the day of June 29th. Updated 6/29/2014

Ss. Peter & Paul-Vespers

VESPERS music for the Feast, sung on the evening of June 28th.

Mark, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast Day is April 25th

George, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Byzantine chant version. Feast day is April 23rd.

Arise, O God

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Sung at the Vesperal Liturgy on Holy Saturday morning

Raphael, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

Feast Day is first Saturday of November

Troparion of 5th Saturday of Lent

Sung on the 5th Saturday of Great Lent, as well as at the Akathist on the 5th Friday only.

Anthony, Troparion of

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Troparia of the Saints

His Feast Day is January 17th.

Polyeleos-Psalm 135

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

Polyeleos-Psalm 134

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

Epiphany of our Lord (Baptism of Christ)

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Feast Day is January 6th.  Also under "Theophany of our Lord Series."