The Tone 8 Troparion Melody


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

Troparion of the Resurrection, Tone 8:

Troparion of Mid-Pentecost:

Troparion of the Council Fathers:

Troparion of Pentecost:

Troparion of Akathistos Saturday (Saturday in the fifth week of the Great Fast):
This is also the first troparion of the Akathist Hymn itself.

The next two troparia are examples of the common kontakion of a venerable woman, with the name of he saint inserted:

Troparion of Mary of Egypt (Fifth Sunday of the Great Fast):

Troparion of the Great-Martyr Eugenia (December 24):

Common troparion of a venerable, venerable martyr or or fool for Christ:

Common troparion of a venerable woman:

Common troparion of confessors:

Common troparion of unmercenary healers:

Troparion for the departed:

Theotokion for the departed: