The Christmas Hymnology of the Savvaite Fathers: A Lecture-Concert
Sunday December 16, 2012; 6:30 PM.
St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Cathedral (Oakland).
The Byzantine Choir of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Pittsburgh presents a lecture-concert "The Christmas Hymnography of the Savvaite Fathers".
A hymnologic, historic and musicologic analysis of representative Christmas hymns composed in the St. Sabbas Monastery of Jerusalem between the 5th-9th centure C.E. The Choir will perform these hymns in Greek and Arabic in Byzantine Chant
Open to the public.
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