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- "All-Night Vigil" is an a cappella choral composition by Sergei Rachmaninoff, his Op. 37, written and premiered in 1915.
- music by Sergei Rachmaninoff
- "All-Night Vigil" for choir is an a cappella choral composition by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, his Op. 52, written from 1881 to 1882. It consists of settings of texts taken from the Russian Orthodox all-night vigil ceremony.
- music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
- "All-Night Vigil" is a musical album of Sergei Rachmaninoff, Paul Hillier, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Sigvards Kļava, Latvijas radio koris.
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The All-night vigil is a service of the Eastern Orthodox Church consisting of an aggregation of the three canonical hours of Vespers, Matins, and the First Hour. The vigil is celebrated on the eves of Sundays and of major liturgical feasts.
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by Paul F. Bradshaw
Another fourthcentury custom, chiefly observed in monastic communities, was a weekly all-night vigil, usually from Friday to Saturday, and this too features in some later monastic rules. Such vigils were composed of psalmody and Bible ...
The Authoritative Resource on the Christian World by George Kurian
A shorter all-night vigil may be held on Saturday evenings. yigil light Light ...
An Encyclopedia by Huping Ling, Allan W. Austin
more than 15,000 protesters held an all-night vigil. When the ...
In time, dubbing ceremonies became more complex, including, for ex- ample, a prior all-night vigil in church for aspirants to knighthood. As the defining characteristics of knighthood developed, the numbers of those entering this elite class of ...
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