"This CD is the sixth in the series "The Tradition of Ukrainian Church Singing". It contains unique chants of Divine Liturgy, collected from Ukrainian song sources from the 17-19 centuries – notated Irmologia.
The central Divine service of the Church – Divine Liturgy – is performed in singing. It is an integral part of experience of theis mystery of the Church's entry into God's life. We invite you to listen to this CD hoping that melodies of traditional Church chants, newly developed and adapted to Ukrainian, will help you to experience the sacrament of the Liturgy more deeply and will fascinate you with the richness of traditional church music." (information from the official press release)
This disc has been released as part of the project of the Charitable Foundation named after Metropolitan Andriy Sheptytsky. The objective of the Foundation established by the UGCC Head is preservation and dissemination of the heritage of Metropolitan Andriy to develop the Church, as well as establishment and enhancement of the civil society in Ukraine.
Also released within the project:- Three Stories of Galicia. (DVD)