Our Upcoming Events

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

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2019 Saratov Recording Project

August 20, 2019 - August 26, 2019

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 Institute to Record Next CD in Saratov, Russia, Accompanied by the Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God  Fresh off their GRAMMY nomination for their CD, Teach Me Thy Statutes, and their newly released CD, The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, the PaTRAM Institute will record their next CD in Saratov, Russia, this summer. The new CD, entitled More Honorable Than the Cherubim, is a compendium of hymns to the Theotokos by various composers, which […]Read More »
New Master Classes for Male Choir Program – Save the DatesPaTRAM Institute Presents TWO Male Choir Master Classes, September and October 2019.       Maestro Vladimir Gorbik returns to the United States to conduct TWO Master Classes for Male Choir.         St. Alexander Nevsky Feast Day and Mini-Master Class September 11-12, 2019 St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral Howell, NJ and Master […]Read More »
Summer Singers’ Academy 2019 – A Critical and Participant SuccessThis past Sunday, June 30th, the 2019 Summer Singers’ Academy came to a close with a Hierarchical Divine Liturgy officiated by His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, His Grace Bishop Luka of Syracuse and many clergy, including Father Serge Lukianov whose Parish, St. Alexander Nevsky, hosted the Academy. Highlighted by the singing of the combined choirs of […]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.