Hymnal, 1838.

Compiler
Mētrophanēs [Browse]
Format
  • Musical score, Manuscript
Language
Greek, Modern (1453- )
Description
1 v. [190 p.] ; 16 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Composer
Library of Congress genre
Hymns [Browse]
Getty AAT genre
HymnalsAegean Islands (Greece and Turkey)19th century [Browse]
Compiled/​Created
1838.
Restrictions note
Open for research.
Summary note
Greek manuscript hymnal in byzantine notation. Copied in red and black ink by the monk Mētrophanēs. Contains music by Petros Lampadarios (Petros ho Peloponnēsios), Daniēl Prōtopsaltēs, Iakōvos Prōtopsaltēs, Iōannēs Prōtopsaltēs, and Geōrgios ho Krēs. Former owner's note in back references the 1881 earthquake on the island of Chios: "1881, Martiou 22, synevē o phoveros kai katastreptikos Seismos en chio, ek tou hopoiou katēdaphisthusan kastron, polis, Monai, chōria, kai ephōneuthisan hyper tas 10,, chiliadas Anthrōpoi." 190 unnumbered pages. Contemporary calf (worn but solid).
Language note
Greek.
Source acquisition
Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. 2010. AM 2011-26.
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