The Tone 8 Prokeimenon Melody

Examples

See the introduction for an explanation of how to sing this melody, and the detailed analysis for its history and variants.

Prokeimenon of the Resurrection, Tone 8:

Prokeimenon of Pascha:

Prokeimenon of apostles, and of Pentecost:

Prokeimenon of John Climacus (fourth Sunday of the Great Fast):

Prokeimenon of the Nativity (December 25):

Prokeimenon of one or more venerable martyrs:

Vespers Prokeimenon for Sunday evening (note that the one on page 118 of the Divine Liturgies book it not correct!):

Alleluia in Tone 8: