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


PaTRAM Sponsors Memorial Day Choir Festival at St. Tikhon’s MonasteryMake plans to attend St. Tikhon’s 115th Annual Memorial Day Pilgrimage, happening May 24th-27th! PaTRAM is proud to be a sponsor of the Choir Festival that is happening during the weekend’s events! Festival participants can take a masterclass in Conducting with esteemed Maestro Peter Jermihov, receive vocal instruction from the stellar Talia Maria Sheehan, and […]Read More »
PaTRAM Sponsors World Premiere Concert of An Original Liturgy by Benedict Sheehan“Liturgy of Saint John Chrysostom”, an original composition of Orthodox choral music by frequent PaTRAM collaborator, Benedict Sheehan, will have it’s WORLD PREMIERE on Sunday May 26, 2019. The Liturgy was commissioned by PaTRAM, from Mr. Sheehan in 2015, and will be performed by the Saint Tikhon Choir, with members of the PaTRAM Institute Singers, […]Read More »
An Afternoon At the Grammy Awards Was A First For PaTRAMOn Sunday, February 10th, 2019, we made our first red carpet appearance at the 61st Grammy Awards in Los Angeles! It was truly an honor to be nominated and it was certainly a day to remember. PaTRAM has only been in existence for five short years and many musicians, choirs or otherwise, go decades without nomination. We […]Read More »


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Purchase Our Latest CD

On May 18th, 2018, Reference Recordings released PaTRAM’s latest CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes”

Written by the famed Russian composer, Pavel Chesnokov, and superbly performed by the PaTRAM Institute Male Choir (42 vocalists with a massive bass section), these pieces represent some of the Orthodox world’s greatest music. This historic work immerses the listener into the beautiful Russian monastic style of singing through its fullness and richness of sonority. The new HDCD quality & SACD 5.0 (Super Audio Recording) release was recorded by the multi-Grammy winner and nominee, SoundMirror in Saratov, Russia under the baton of highly-esteemed conductor Vladimir Gorbik and is distributed by multi-Grammy recording company, Reference Recordings.

The Story of PaTRAM

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