Our Upcoming Events

In addition to our online courses, PaTRAM orchestrates events all over the world.

Thu 27

PaTRAM Institute Singers’ Summer ACADEMY – June 27-30 2019

June 27, 2019 @ 8:00 am - June 30, 2019 @ 3:00 pm EDT
St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral Howell NJ United States

Latest Online Courses


Introduction to Musicianship I

Classes held spring and fall annually

Students will gain a solid foundation in sight reading and fundamental music theory by learning to identify and notate Key signatures, Melodic and Harmonic intervals, Rhythmic motives, and Meters. The certification exam is given at the end of the course.

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Score Analysis for the Conductor (NEW)

Available now

A conductor’s competency depends on a broad skill set. An often neglected and bypassed skill is the ability to analyze and prepare a score for performance.

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Recent News


St. Tikhon’s Monastery Memorial Day Pilgrimage 2019  PaTRAM was the proud sponsor of several events at the recent St. Tikhon’s Monastery Memorial Day Pilgrimage! We sponsored the weekend choir festival and the World Premiere performance of Benedict Sheehan’s “Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom,” which was commissioned by PaTRAM in 2015. Here is the choir performing Praise the Lord from the Heavens, […]Read More »
Remembering Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov – One Year Anniversary  Protopresbyter Valery Lukianov, was the father of PaTRAM’S CEO, Alex Lukianov, and a leading voice in the Russian Orthodox church. He reposed to the Lord on May 25th, 2018. This video commemorates the one year anniversary of his passing. Memory Eternal. Father Valery videoRead More »
2019 PaTRAM Recording Singer Sponsorship OpportunityOur next recording is entitled, “More Honorable than the Cherubim” and will be recorded in Russia by a 60 voice male choir comprised of North Americans, Australians, Serbians and Russians. We have assembled - for the first time ever 10 Octavists. Maestro Vladimir Gorbik will be conducting and Our Grammy winning partners at Sound Mirror will be engineering and producing the work. We invite you to be part of our next success story. Please consider sponsoring a singer for the 2019 PaTRAM recording. Read More »


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Purchase Our Latest CD

On April 26th, 2019 Reference Recordings released PaTRAM’s new CD, “The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom”

Composed by Kurt Sander and superbly performed by the PaTRAM Institute Singers, this landmark album is an English-language recording of Orthodox choral music. It is the first and only complete setting of the Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom in English. The new HDCD quality & SACD 5.0 (Super Audio Recording) release was recorded by the multi-Grammy winning SoundMirror in Chicago, Illinois under the baton of highly-esteemed conductor Peter Jermihov and is distributed by multi-Grammy recording company, Reference Recordings. PaTRAM’s twice Grammy nominated co-founders, Alex and Katya Lukianov, were Executive Producers of the CD.

The Story of PaTRAM

Watch the full-length documentary about the vision of PaTRAM.