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Archives of Dodecanese, Archeio Demogerontias Symes
One cherouvikon to be sung in all eight echoi (fol. 36)
XVIII • ἀρχὴ σὺν θεῷ ἁγίῳ τῶν ἁπάντων ποιημάτων , τοῦ μουσικωτάτου κυρίου κύρ πέτρου , τοῦ κωνσταντινουπολίτου , ὅς τις τουρκιστί ὀνομάζεται , μπερεκέτης · [All works by the musician Petros of Constantinople, who was called in Turkish "Bereketes"] with Middle Byzantine notation
Contents: Polyeleoi & Doxologiai ff. 1-34; Mathema theotokion Σε μεγαλύνομεν ff. 34r-34v; Cherouvika ff. 35-43v; Koinonika ff. 43v-55r; Prokeimena/Kontakia ff. 55r-55v; Theotokia kat'echon ff. 55v- 69v; Mathematarion ff. 69v-80v (incomplete, unfortunately the last part of the heirmologion kalophonikon to which Petros Bereketes contributed so much, is missing)
About the method to do the thesis of the melos of this particular cherouvikon, see my doctoral thesis.
It is a very interesting manuscript! Could you please send me a link of the pdf file? I could find it nowhere!
Unfortunately, there is no function to download the whole manuscript as one pdf. You have to save the manuscript page by page...