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    Learn To Chant - Sunday Orthros

    Hymns and Music

    With the help of Fr. Seraphim Dedes of the St. Gregory Palamas Monastery in Perrysville, Ohio, the Department of Internet Ministries offers you the chance to learn the 8 Byzantine Modes as sung during Sunday Orthros. Read More

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    Learn to Chant - Paraklesis

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    Learn to chant the service of Paraklesis. The service of the Small Paraklesis is one of the most popular services of the Orthodox Church. The service of the Small Paraklesis, conducted in alternation with the Great Paraklesis during the Dormition fast (August 1-14) as well as on many other occasions, is chanted in times of distress and sorrow of soul and is one of the most popular services of the Orthodox Church. Translated and set to meter by Demetri Kangelaris and Nicholas Kasemeotes. Audio courtesy of Eikona. Read More

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    Learn to Chant - The Akathist

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    Learn to Chant the Service of the Salutations to the Theotokos and the Canon of the Akathist. On the first four Fridays of Lent, we chant the Service of the Salutations to the Theotokos at Small Compline. On the fifth Friday of Lent, we chant the Canon of the Akathist in its entirety. Audio and translation courtesy of Fr. Seraphim Dedes. Read More

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    Learn to Chant - Chant Resources

    Musicians: Choirs and Chanters

    Resources for learning to Chant in the Byzantine style from a variety of sources around the Archdiocese. Read More

"Rejoice in the Lord, O you righteous! Praise befits the upright. Praise the Lord with the lyre, make melody to him with the harp of ten strings! Sing to him a new song, play skilfully on the strings, with loud shouts." -Psalm 33:1-3