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Byzantine Music VII (MUSB 3701)

Term: Academic Year 2023-2024 Fall


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Mon, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (8/28/2023 - 12/19/2023) Location: MAIN MALIO B


This course is a systematic study of Byzantine hymns chanted during major feast days of the ecclesiastical year of the Greek Orthodox Church within the context of the Doxastarion. A great emphasis will be placed on studying the idiomela and doxastika for the feasts of Christmas, Theophany, Annunciation, Dormition of the Virgin Mary, as well as the idiomela and doxastika for the periods of Triodion and Pentecostarion. Prerequisites: Byzantine Music I?V.