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Archival Recordings


 

Recorded by the English Gramophone Company between 1902-1914, these unique recordings bring to life the sounds of a lost oral chant tradition, indigenous to the Christian kingdom of Georgia for many centuries....

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Recent Recordings

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Chant History

 

Georgian chant comprises music sung for the Georgian Orthodox liturgical services. It developed over several centuries, and was maintained as an oral tradition until the end of 19th century, when only a handful of older singers could remember the more sophisticated, rare variants and the all-important skill of improvised harmonization...

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