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Glykys, Gregorios - Composer of Byzantine chant

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(fl c1300). Composer of Byzantine chant. He is not to be confused with joannes Glykys (fl late 13th century). He held the office of domestikos (first singer of the left choir), but it is not known where. Only a few of his compositions are extant, including a kalophonic stichēron, which was later ‘beautified’ by joannes Koukouzeles. (See E. Trapp: Prosopographisches Lexikon der Palaiologenzeit, ii, Vienna, 1977,

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