2018 Adult Choir Concert - Holy Week & Pascha

March 27, 2018

Holy Week / Passion

Lazarus Saturday Troparion - Byzantine (Tone 1, Karam) 

Rejoice, O Bethany 


Behold the Bridegroom 

Verily, I behold thy chamber 

Of Thy mystical supper - Russian (Obikhod tone 6) 

The Wise Thief - Abrahamian 

Today he is suspended - Kazan 


Do not lament me, O Mother - Russian 

The Noble Joseph - Bulgarian 

The Great Moses - Byzantine (Tone 6) 

Joseph with Nicodemus - Pskov melody (H Benigsen)


Pascha / Resurrection 

Arise O God - Russian (Turchaninov) 

Pascha Kontakion - Byzantine (Tone 8, harmonized; Karam) 

Christ is risen - (Sung first in English with Greek, Russian, Arabic, Ukrainian, Serbian, Georgian, and Romanian melodies; then in Greek, Arabic, Russian, and Romanian.) 

The Angel Cried - Russian (Belakirev)