Emmanouil Giannopoulos

Assistant Professor - on research leave 30.9.20-30.9.21
Phone +30 2310 991810
E-mail mangian@mus.auth.gr
Website http://users.auth.gr/mangian
Contact hours
Wednesdays after 12:00 and Fridays after 19:00 (by e-mail appointment)
Byzantine Music with a specialization on Psaltic (Chanting) Art
Academic degrees
  • Degree in Physical Education (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 1988)
  • Degree on Byzantine music (New Conservatory of Thessaloniki, 1989)
  • Diploma on Byzantine music (Municipal Conservatory of Thessaloniki, 1993)
  • Degree in Hellenic Palaeography (1993)
  • Degree in Theology (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 1994)
  • Postgraduate Diploma titled Christian Archaeology and Liturgics-Byzantine Music (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 1999)
  • Thesis: The flourishing of Psaltic Art in Crete (1566-1669) (supervisor Professor Gregorios Th. Stathis), Department of Music-University of Athens, 2001
Research Interests
  • Handwritten and printed tradition of the Psaltic Art
  • The New Method of the Psaltic notation (AD 1814 onwards)
  • The relevance between word (lyrics) and melody on Byzantine music
  • Psaltic and musicological approach of the Byzantine music's various kinds and genres
  • Great composers and their musical work
Undergraduate course titles
  • Theory and practice of the chanting art
  • Handwriting and printed tradition of the chanting repertory
  • Hirmologion and Sticherarion. Chanting and musicological approach
  • The importance of the New Method of Chanting Art (AD 1814) for the Hellenic musical tradition
  • Monuments of the Art. Manuscripts of the Byzantine and post-Byzantine music
  • Word (lyrics) and music. Two unbreakable components of the Chanting expression

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