Stichoi tragikoi / para tou eusevestatou archontos postelnikou kyriou Geōrgiou Soutzou.

Author
Soutzos, Geōrgios A. [Browse]
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Greek, Modern (1453- )
Published/​Created
circa 1820.
Description
40 leaves : paper ; 154 x 105 (121 x 75) mm

Details

Subject(s)
Related name
Composer
Library of Congress genre
Hymns [Browse]
Summary note
Greek manuscript containing a collection of dramatic verses in post-Byzantine neumes. It is composed by Georgios Soutsos, text and music by him, written in Byzantine notation by Grēgorios, ho Prōtopsaltēs. Among the composers named are Petros ho Vyzantios, Iakōvos ho Prōtopsaltēs, and Agapios ho Chios. Title in the beginning of the text beneath decorative headpiece on fol. 1r reads: "Stichoi tragikoi syntetheisai para / tou eusevestatou archontos postel/nikou kyriou Geōrgiou Soutzou kei/menon kai melos etonisthēsan de / para tou mousikologiotatou kyriou / Grēgoriou prōtopsaltou tēs tou Chri/stou megalēs ekklēsias makar[..] [....] ousoul sophian ēchos ... idean toiautēn. Most of the chapter heads are written in both Greek and Karamanli dialect; on leaf 38a a five line verse is also written in Karamanli dialect.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from fol. 1r.
  • Physical description: Manuscript on paper, 8vo, written in black and red ink; first and last 2 leaves blank; without signatures; pagination by the cataloger; gilt edges.
Binding note
Disbound; manuscript is kept in papermade folio.
Language note
Greek.
Source acquisition
Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2013-57.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
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