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The Rite and Hymns of Lazarus Saturday and the Feast of Palm Sunday
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The most complete and accurate versions of every hymn of The Rite and Hymns of Lazarus Saturday and the Feast of Palm Sunday, according to the Coptic tradition, is now here. This production by the HCOC features:

• All the melismatic and recitative hymns for all the rites, which are based on the oral and recorded tradition of Cantor Mikhail Ghabrial Girgis El-Batanouny, which include the following rites:
* Lazarus Saturday Prime Offering of Incense and Liturgy
* Palm Sunday Vespers Praise and Vespers Offering of Incense
* Palm Sunday Midnight Praise
* Palm Sunday Prime Offering of Incense
* Palm Sunday Liturgy
* General Funeral Service

• This production is an MP3 audio CD, with 447 minutes of hymns and rite explanations. As an MP3, instead of audio CDs, this production is made affordable to everyone, without affecting the quality of our recordings.

• The CD was recorded and mastered digitally in professional studios.

View a video with more information on this production and hear audio samples below: