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‘Where the Shade of your Grace Falls, Archangel’ (choir of fathers from Vatopaidi)

The monastic life has been called the angelic state, as being the pre-eminent way of imitating and following the life of the angels. Monastics are always…

Nov 15, 2017
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Liturgical Hymns. Tone plagal one – Choir of Saint Dimitrios’ church, Thessaloniki

Saint Dimitrios, the patron saint of Thessaloniki, occupies a special place in the liturgical tradition of the city. The magnificent basilica, with the…

Nov 01, 2017
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‘What a strange wonder’. Short setting (Choir of Vatopaidi)

Listen Now.  The choir of the Fathers of Vatopaidi sings the short setting of ‘What a strange wonder’ at the vigil for the feast of the Dormition…

Sep 11, 2017
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‘At your deathless Dormition’, plagial tone two (Choir of Vatopaidi)

The Choir of the Fathers of Vatopaidi sing the Doxastiko at Lauds for the feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God, in plagial tone two. Source:…

Aug 30, 2017
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Monk Iakovos: “Holy Mountain’s Psaltic Tradition”

Watch Now  Monk Iakovos, Protopsaltis (First Chanter) of the Church of Protato, Karyes, Mt Athos, speaks on Holy Mountain’s Psaltic Tradition. Source:…

Aug 27, 2017
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Dismissal Hymn for the Athonite Fathers (Deacon Dionysios Firifiris)

The memory of All the Saints who shone on the Holy Mountain is celebrated on the second Sunday of Matthew. The establishment of the common feast began…

Jun 26, 2017
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‘Your good Spirit’, tone 1

A choir of chanters under the direction of the Archon Protopsaltis of the Great Church of Christ, Panayiotis Neohoritis, interprets the Communion Hymn…

Jun 05, 2017
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“Let us celebrate the feast of Pentecost” – Elder Stefanos of the Daniïleï Brotherhood

The late Elder Stefanos of the Daniïleï Brotherhood (Katounakia, the Holy Mountain) sings the wonderful hymn from Vespers on the Eve of Pentecost. This…

Jun 02, 2017
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‘The angel cried aloud’, tone 1

Elder Ignatios Riganas sings ‘The angel cried aloud’ in tone 1. Source:     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK  The Orthodox…

May 24, 2017
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‘The Angel cried aloud’, slow, short melody, tone 1

Grigorios Daravanoglou sings ‘The Angel cried aloud ‘ in tone 1. Source:     ABOUT THE ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK  The Orthodox…

May 03, 2017