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Akolouthiai (Gk.: ‘orders of service’)locked

  • Edward V. Williams
  •  and Christian Troelsgård


Handbooks transmitting the 14th- and 15th-century chant melodies of the Byzantine rite. Alternative names are anthologion anoixantarion, anthologia, psaltikē and mousikon. Akolouthiai manuscripts contain within a single volume a collection of monophonic chants, both Ordinary and Proper, for the psalmody of Hesperinos and Orthros, and settings for the three Divine Liturgies (...

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Journal of the American Musicological Society