Liturgical drama
Text based on the “Hymns of Divine Love” by St Symeon New Theologian (Greek: Συμεὼν ὁ Νέος Θεολόγος; 949–1022 AD), performed in English, Greek and Church-Slavonic.

  • Instrumentation: / 1.1.1 / prc, eb gtr, acc, pno / solo gtr, solo m-sopr, monk choir / 2 vns, vla, vlc, cb / prc (hidden).
  • Year composition: 2018.
  • Duration: approx. 80 min.
  • First performance by: Carina Vinke – mezzo-soprano, Jacob Kellermann – solo guitar, Kovilj Monastery male chamber choir, BIT20 ensemble, Aleksi Barrière – direction, Anke Laerenbergh – costumes & scenography, Christian Karlsen – dirigent.
  • Premiere on: Saturday, October 27, 2018 Nykirken, Bergen, Norway.
  • Published: first version by Edition Octoechos; extended version in manuscript.

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