Hymns of the Vespers and the Matins

Some of the byzantine clerical poetry belonging to John Damaskinos (7th century) and Theodore Stouditis (10th century) is included in the record (CD). It was composed by John Protopsalt in the 18th  century at Constantinople. The music is in first tune based on Re and Sol on moderate and presto tenses.

It is sung by the Men's choir of the All Saints Cathedral of Kallithea (Athens) under the direction of Costa Zorba.
All the discs are accompanied by a 48-page leaflet giving explanations in Greek, English, French, German with Latin transliteration.