Akathist of thanksgiving = Akafist blagodarstvennyĭ: Glory to God for everything / John Tavener.

Author
Tavener, John [Browse]
Format
Musical score
Language
English
Εdition
Special order edition.
Published/​Created
London : Chester Music, [2004?], ©1988.
Description
1 score (9, 169 pages) ; 30 cm

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Subject(s)
Related name
Notes
  • "The Akathist in the Orthodox church is a hymn of thanksgiving or supplication used on special occasions"--Composer's note.
  • For AACtCtTBarBB soloists, SATB choir and orchestra.
  • Reproduced from ms.
  • Words by Gregory Petrov, translated into English by Mother Thekla.
  • Words also printed as text preceeding score.
  • Duration: ca. 90:00.
Language note
Mostly English words; one Russian phrase is used at the beginning of each movement.
Other title(s)
Akafist blagodarstvennyĭ
Publisher no.
CH61171
OCLC
57336191
RCP
C - S

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