Dear St. George Chanters and Musicians,
Please note the three audio files I have attached for our Tone 3 lesson this Saturday. This tone is one that, like the 4th tone, has 11 different “prosomia” settings or different melodic thoughts. However, unlike tone 4 in which many of the prosomia are but minor variations, tone 3 has a great deal of variety as the three attached files indicate.
And as we discussed last Saturday, the “martyria” of the 3rd tone, based on the Greek “do-re-me” scale (ni-pa-vou-ga-dhi-kai-zo-ni) is as follows; “ga-dhi-kai-dhi-ga-vou-pa-vou-
Here are some additional audio files for your growing Byzantine Music playlist!