EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL ARTICLES AND MEDIA

SUNDAY TYPIKON SPREADSHEET
  All of the changing hymns of Sunday Divine Liturgy. Know what to sing on any Sunday.

WHAT ORTHODOX CHOIRS SHOULD KNOW

WORSHIP SERVICES OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH  

HYMNOLOGY Q & A

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE CORRECT IN ORTHODOX
CHURCH MUSIC?

SUGGESTIONS FOR TRANSLATING HYMNS TO ENGLISH

THE NEED TO RETURN TO TRADITIONAL MUSIC
  by Father Anthony Cook

BYZANTINE MUSIC THEORY FOR WESTERN MUSICIANS

ENGLISH TEXT AND BYZANTINE CHANT: SOME
PROBLEMS AND ISSUES

BYZANTINE MUSIC FOR AN ORTHODOX AMERICA
  A short article published in 1994 by The Burning Bush, news-letter of the Holy Dormition Monastery in Rives Junction, MI.

ON CHANT AND POLYPHONY

MUSIC AND ORTHODOXY
  by Father Michael Varlamos

READING PSALMODIA
  The late David Melling's booklet on Byzantine music theory and reading Byzantine notation.

A GUIDE TO THE MUSIC OF THE EASTERN ORTHODOX
CHURCH
  Translated and edited by Fr. Nicholas Apostola. It teaches Byzantine music and notation
through comparative examples in Western staff notation.

THE MNEMONIC VERSES - A QUICK AND EASY GUIDE
TO THE BYZANTINE TONES
   By Jessica Suchy- Pilalis

LEARN THE TONES BY LISTENING
      MP3 files of Resurrectional Vespers and Orthros chanted professionaly in Greek.

ABOUT VESPERS

TONE VS. MODE

BYZANTINE OCTOECHOS CHART

BYZANTINE THEATER AND RITUAL
  by Andrew Walker White (Contains a considerable amount of information and history concerning the music of the Orthodox Church.)

THE HYMNOLOGICAL CONTEXT OF HOLY COMMUNION
  by Gerasimos Koutsouras (Contains a very useful chart of the text of all the Communion hymns with their days and sources.)

VIDEO ON THE BASICS OF BYZANTINE MUSIC

POWERPOINT PRESENTATIONS ON CHURCH MUSIC
THEORY AND HISTORY

ENGLISH LITURGICAL TEXTS BY FR. EPHREM LASH