Musical ensemble: Hymns and melody of the Byzantines II

Course Information
TitleΜουσικά σύνολα: Βυζαντινών λόγος και μέλος ΙΙ / Musical ensemble: Hymns and melody of the Byzantines II
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolMusic Studies
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
Course ID600013991

Programme of Study: PPS Tmīmatos Mousikṓn Spoudṓn (2017-sīmera)

Registered students: 1
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
Musicology / Music EducationElective CoursesSpring-2
Music CompositionElective CoursesSpring-2

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • General Knowledge
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Required Courses
  • ΕΒ1003 Theory and practice of the chanting art
Learning Outcomes
Through the attendance of this course, students will have the following capacities: 1. they know the methodology of chanting in a choir 2. they have the ability of reading a byzantine musical score 3. they know basic elements of the byzantine repertory
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Work in teams
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. Indroducing and teaching some basic musical works of the Byzantine and Post Byzantine composers 2. Choral chanting of these works 3. Emphasize to the artistic performance and practical training in the individual elements 4. Organization of appropriate festivals in which we chant byzantine music
choral byzantine music, melos, ison
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Audio
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Computer, audio and video systems, e-mail
Course Organization
Artistic Workshop260.9
Artistic study/practice180.6
Student Assessment
The students' assessment is based on the following items: 1. the level of assimilation of the methodology of the choral chanting 2. the ability and the dexterity of participating in the choir 3. the result of the music presentation they created
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Artistic Performance (Formative, Summative)
  • no mark given
Additional bibliography for study
Διάφορες εκδόσεις βυζαντινής μουσικής
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