Blazheni yazhe izbral (Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky)
- (Posted 2016-11-12) CPDL #41784:
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-11-12). Score information: Letter, 4 pages, 96 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: In the original, Alto goes up to high C – measures 1-2 and 9-51 of Alto moved down one octave. Words in (reformed) Church Slavonic, with transliterations underneath. Translation provided.
Title: Blazheni yazhe izbral
Composer: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
First published: 1885 by Pyotr Jurgenson in Moscow
Description: Blessed are the chosen ones, subtitled Communion verse in funeral liturgy. Nine spiritual-musical compositions, No. 7, apparently without Opus Number. Words from Russian Orthodox Service for the Dead, based on Psalm 64:5 and 101:13.
Original text and translations
Church Slavonic text
Блажени яже избрал
Blessed are the chosen ones