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CD-18 Rumanian Chants: Anthology

The best of Eastern Christian spirituality and musical tradition is brought together in this anthology of Rumanian Orthodox melodies. Drawn from the Rumanian Orthodox Monastery outside the walls of Jerusalem’s Old City, these powerful chants are performed by the choir of the Rumanian Orthodox Church. Recorded live in Jerusalem.

A choir of the Rumanian Orthodox Church in Jerusalem was recorded in November 1995.
Directed by Archmandrit Leronimus Gretzu.


1. Blessings
2. Extenis
3. Blessed is the Man (Ps. 1), 8th Tone Traditional 4. Lord I cry to Thee with Stihira Selections
4. (Ps. 140-141) Orthodox version
5. (Ps. 140-141) Orthodox version
6. Apolytikion of the Nativity, 4th Tone
7. Kontakion of the Nativity, 3rd Tone
8. Exapostilaria of the Nativity, 3rd Tone
9. What wonderful tidings, Traditional Carol
10. In Bethlehem dawnwards, Traditional Carol
11. Up to the gate of Paradise, Popular Carol 8th Tone
12. Little Infant and Lord from on high, Traditional Carol
13. There is the white King, 5th Tone Popular
14. Three wise men from the east, Ecclesiastical Carol
16. I'll raise my eyes to Heaven, Traditional
17. Kinonikon, 5th Tone
18. Presentation to the temple, 3rd Tone by D. Suceveanu
19. The ninth group of songs of the "Kanon"
20. Axion, Tone III - AGEM Syrian
21. By the River of Babylon
22. (Ps. 136) Orthodox version
23. (Ps. 137) English version, 3rd Tone by D.Suceveanu

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