Entries by Alex Milas

PaTRAM™ Institute’s Grammy Nominated Composer Featured in The Northerner

In anticipation of the recent 2020 Grammy Awards Ceremony, composer Kurt Sander was featured in an article published by The Northerner last week. Kurt Sander received a Grammy nomination for The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom, PaTRAM Institute’s recent CD which featured his original English language compositions. This recording earned much critical acclaim in 2019 after its […]

PaTRAM Institute™ Attends the 62nd Grammy Awards

On January 26th, we attended the 62nd Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. It was an honor to attend the event, walk the red carpet, and mingle with the talented nominees, who are so completely dedicated to their craft. Congratulations to the winner of this year’s award for Best Choral Performance, “Durufle: Complete Choral Works!” Warm and […]

Introducing the New PaTRAM Institute™ Website!

We are pleased to debut the completely redesigned PaTRAM Institute website ahead of the Grammy Awards Ceremony tomorrow! We have worked to create the best, most updated reflection of our organization, as told through our music, stories, photographs and videos. Though our organization has evolved over the years, through experience and thanks to the feedback […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom Nominated for a Grammy Award

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 […]