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Kuimi pokhvalienui mi

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Tsar Ivan’s chant is in honour of St Peter, the Metropolitan who first moved the archiepiscopal see from Kiev to Moscow, and who was canonized in Ivan’s reign (1547-1584).

from notes by Ivan Moody © 1990

Le plain-chant du tsar Ivan est en l’honneur de saint Pierre, le métropolite qui transféra le siège archiépiscopal de Kiev à Moscou et fut canonisé sous le règne d’Ivan (1547-1584).

extrait des notes rédigées par Ivan Moody © 1990
Français: Meena Wallaby

Zar Iwans Gesang entstand zu Ehren des Heiligen Peter, des Metropoliten, der den erzbischöflichen Stuhl von Kiew nach Moskau verlegte, und der unter Iwan (1547-1584) heiliggesprochen wurde.

aus dem Begleittext von Ivan Moody © 1990


Russian Orthodox Music


Track 2 on CDGIM002 [2'04]

Track-specific metadata for CDGIM002 track 2

Recording date
Recording venue
Memorial Chapel, Charterhouse, Godalming, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Steve C Smith & Peter Phillips
Recording engineer
Bob Auger
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  1. Russian Orthodox Music (CDGIM002)
    Disc 1 Track 2
    Release date: January 1982
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