ERRATA, UPDATES, & ADDITIONS
Updates and corrections to New Byzantium scores, and additions to
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5/8/2020 - In the music for the Papadeas Holy Week book (the Black Book), in the Pascha Agape
Vespers, the Aposticha have been corrected. A missing hymn was added and 3 misplaced hymns were
In addition, there were some measures in the Roubanis Greek Katavasias of Pascha where the musical
lines were a little off. These were corrected, so the melodies, especially in the first ode, are exactly as
Roubanis transcribed them.
4/11/2020 - Rearranged the home page. Reworked the Bridegroom service exapostelarion melody and
made separate access links to it and the Bridegroom troparion on the Holy Week page. Added service
texts in Greek and English to the Holy Week page.
3/24/2020 - All of the files of the Roubanis Greek Orthros book have been, corrected, improved and
updated. See Orthros on the Services page.
2/8/2020 - Divine Liturgy, GOAA text, chant version: Corrected the key signature of the first page of the
Plagal Second Cherubic hymn (also corrected in the harmony version); added 1st Tone Tou Dhipnou
Sou/O Son of God, Receive me. Fixed some typos. Added MIDI files for rehearsal.
1/29/2020 - Added a melodic "Glory..." to the Praises of the Holy Tuesday evening Bridegroom service,
page 38 in the complete Holy Week Book, and page 11 in the Holy Tuesday evening booklet. Also added
the Greek version of the Troparion of Kassiani to the Holy Week page.
12/20/2019 - There was a typo in the phonetics of the Pasa Pnoi of the Ainoi on the word "ουρανον" in all
eight tones. I have corrected it in the book of the resurrectional hymns and the individual booklets.
11/20/2019 - Corrected the Greek language Apolytikion of St. Savas, December 5. The four notes of the
measure that contains the syllables "pres-ve-ve Chri-" were one-step too high.
11/19/2019 - Changed formatting of the Communion hymns to have both Greek and English versions on
the same page.
11/18/2019 - Added the Foreword from the Roubanis Orthros book, translated into English by Fr. S. A.
11/13/2019 - In the Roubanis Orthros book, the Katavasias of the Prodigal Song, the Tone (Mode) was
identified as Plagal Second, but it is actually Second Tone, so the designation was corrected.
11/11/2019 - In the Orthros Resurrectional Hymns, the Third Tone Kathisma 1b was accidentally holding
the place where the Fourth Tone Kathisma 1a should have been. It's been corrected.
11/11/2019 - A correction was made to the Roubanis Orthros book in the Katavasias for the Last
11/03/2019 - A correction was made to the link to the generic apolytikion for a male martyr
10/31/2019 - Name of "St. Lydia" was removed from list of Martyrs in the apolytikion of those martyrs
celebrated in that generic hymn. This was an error due to a misreading of saints names. St. Lydia is
celebrated on March 27, but her apolytikion is not chanted on Sundays.
10/26/2019 - Correction of misaligned Greek text on page 139 of Roubanis Orthros Resurrectional Hymns
in the Sunday Anastasimatarion, and also on page 11 of the Grave Tone Resurrectional Orthros hymns