PaTRAM Institute Master Class for Male Choir to Be Held March 23rd-25th

PaTRAM Institute is delighted to announce that Master conductor & teacher, Maestro VLADIMIR GORBIK, will return to the United States to conduct a MALE CHOIR MASTER CLASS which will be held during the Pastoral Conference dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of ROCOR March 23-25, 2020 at the St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ. Learn, sing and receive divine inspiration in […]

2020 PaTRAM Institute Conductors' and Singers' Summer Academy - Registration Now Open

Join Us This Summer! We are delighted to announce that registration for the PaTRAM Institute Conductors’ and Singers’ Summer Academy is now open! Our annual academy will take place from June 25th-28th in Howell, NJ. In 2020 we will be offering 3 fully immersive and rewarding music programs for: CONDUCTORS MIXED CHOIR SINGERS MALE CHOIR […]

2019: A Year to Remember for PaTRAM Institute

PaTRAM Institute has had a banner year! 2019 unfolded with our first sashay down the red carpet at the Grammy Awards! Our Grammy nomination for Best Choral Performance for the Teach Me Thy Statutes CD brought Orthodox music and the PaTRAM name to the global stage. This was a true celebration of the sacred choral […]

We are pleased to announce that The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom has been nominated for a Grammy award for Best Choral Performance! Our heartfelt congratulations to composer Kurt Sander; Maestro Peter Jermihov, Conductor; Executive Producers and singers Alex Lukianov and Katya Lukianov, and all of the members of the PaTRAM Institute Singers. We are honored […]

PaTRAM Master Class During the Eastern American Diocese Pastoral Conference at Holy Trinity Monastery

During the Eastern American Diocese Pastoral Conference October 21st-23rd, PaTRAM Institute held a Master Class for Male Choir with Grammy-nominated Maestro Vladimir Gorbik. The conference and the Master Class took place at Holy Trinity Monastery (HTM) in Jordanville, NY. These events coincided with the EAD’s celebration of the 35th anniversary of Metropolitan Hilarion’s consecration to […]

PaTRAM Institute appointed Ms. Zacharin-Geringer as its CEO and a member of the Board of Directors effective November 1, 2019. She succeeds Mr. Alexis V. Lukianov who founded the organization and has been its Chairman and CEO since inception over 5 years ago. Mr. Lukianov will remain as Chairman of the Board, and closely involved […]

It is Truly Meet to Bless Thee, the Theotokos

Достойно есть блажити Тя, Богородицу (По русски) Dmitry Anokhin Translation by Gregory W. Levitsky INTERNATIONAL MALE CHOIR RECORDS CD OF ORTHODOX HYMNS TO THE MOST IMMACULATE LADY The visit of the Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God “of the Sign” to Saratov, Russia, was accompanied by a unique musical project, which brought together […]

Coming Full Circle: A Masterclass at the Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra

(This article by Seraphim Hanisch originally appeared on the Orthodox Christianity website on 10/15/19) On Wednesday, October 2, 2019, a very special choral masterclass was given in the lower room of the Great Bell Tower at the Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra. This monastery is considered the spiritual center of all of Russia and of its […]

PaTRAM Master Class for Male Choir to Be Held Oct 21-23 at Holy Trinity Monastery

Don’t miss your next opportunity to learn from Maestro Vladimir Gorbik at our Male Choir Master Class and sing with Deacon Nikolai Kotar and Holy Trinity Seminarians. The master class will be held October 21st-23rd at Holy Trinity Monastery (HTM) in Jordanville, NY, during the Eastern American Diocese Pastoral Conference. The master class is open to all […]

“The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom” by Kurt Sander Earns More Critical Acclaim

PaTRAM Institute’s most recent CD, The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom by Kurt Sander, continues to grow in popularity with critics and consumers alike. It has consistently ranked in the Top Ten in Opera and Vocal New Releases on Amazon since its release and even reached #11 on the Billboard Traditional Classical Album charts! […]

PaTRAM Mini-Master Class for Male Choir To Be Held Sep 11-12, 2019

PaTRAM Institute will be co-sponsoring, with the St. Alexander Nevsky Foundation, a mini-Master Class for Male Choir from Wednesday September 11th through Thursday September 12th at the St. Alexander Nevsky Diocesan Cathedral in Howell, NJ. The mini-Master Class is being held in conjunction with the Feast of Saint Alexander Nevsky, the patron saint of the […]