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Cheroubikon [Cherubic Hymn]locked

  • Dimitri Conomos


The offertory chant in the Byzantine Divine Liturgy. Introduced into the liturgy in the 6th century by the Emperor Justin II, it is sung at the beginning of the Liturgy of the Faithful (after the Dismissal of the Catechumens) and accompanies the Great Entrance when the Holy Gifts are transferred in procession from the ...

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Journal of the American Musicological Society