ByzB Youth 1 – Fall 2023
Students learn to chant hymns on the text of the hymn and on parallagi (solfège). Students will learn about the different modes, scales, and intonations in Byzantine chant and study the intervals of the Diatonic and Hard Chromatic scales. They will also study the basics of good vocal technique and begin to read Byzantine notation. Students are required to attend two – 45 minutes Zoom classes each week.
Materials: ByzB Starter Set from the Trisagion School store (enrollees receive 25% off-find the access code in the Introduction to the course)
Class Dates: Fall 2023 for 9 weeks (Sept 12 – Nov 17, with one week break in the middle)
Zoom Class Sessions:
Tuesdays, 1 – 1:45 pm ET
Fridays, 1 – 1:45 pm ET
If enrollment is high a second section will be added on Tuesdays and Fridays, 2 – 2:45 pm ET.