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eMatins church music
« on: November 24, 2011, 05:44:48 PM »
I was looking up some music, and I found this website. It was put together by Fr. Serpahim Dedes, who has done several recordings of chant. I thought it may be helpful to those who enjoy chant, or those who are trying to learn.  :angel: Enjoy.
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Re: eMatins church music
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2011, 12:18:24 AM »
The music, on the whole, is very good and we chanters use this material quite often. The major drawback is that the English often doesn't flow very well and is awkward.  Also, some very interesting choice translations.
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