CR Presents: Psaltikon - The Day of Resurrection

Psaltikon: The Day of Resurrection

Cappella Romana presents Psaltikon, the Boston-based Byzantine chant ensemble directed by Spyridon Antonopoulos, for a program of celebratory chants for Pascha from Medieval Byzantium.

PROGRAM

St. JOHN OF DAMASCUS Paschal Canon

Byzantine chants by
St. ROMANUS THE MELODIST (6th c.)
Ioannis KLADAS (fl. 1380-1420)
Manuel CHRYSAPHES (fl. 1440-1470)

and XPICTOC ANECTH (Christ is Risen) in its Medieval melody

Artists on this Program

Psaltikon

Psaltikon,

PSALTIKON is a vocal ensemble whose mission includes the preservation and dissemination of the musical heritage of Greece, through original scholarship, performance, and recordings. Psaltikon refers to the medieval chant book for soloists which contained the most virtuosic chants from… Read More…
Spyridon Antonopoulos

Spyridon Antonopoulos, director

SPYRIDON ANTONOPOULOS is the Founder and Director of PSALTIKON. He is Honorary Research Fellow at City, University of London, where he obtained his PhD in Musicology in 2015, completing a thesis on the fifteenth-century Constantinopolitan composer and theorist Manuel Chrysaphes.… Read More…

PERFORMANCES

Seattle

Friday, 3 May, 8:00 PM
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Portland

Saturday, 4 May, 8:00 PM
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Portland

Sunday, 5 May, 2:00 PM
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