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 […]

PaTRAM Returns From Successful Recording Trip in Saratov, Russia

The PaTRAM Institute Male Choir recently returned from Saratov, Russia, where they recorded the next CD to be released on the Reference Recording label, More Honorable Than the Cherubim. Release date is TBA for 2021. The new CD is a compendium of hymns to the Theotokos, performed by a fifty-six member male choir. The choir […]

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 […]

An Afternoon At the Grammy Awards Was A First For PaTRAM

On 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 […]

Teach Me Thy Statutes Nominated For A Grammy Award

PaTRAM is proud to announce their latest CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes“, has been nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance! On the heels of MusicWeb International’s recent designation of “Teach Me Thy Statutes” as their Recording of the Year, the Recording Academy has followed that honor with a Grammy nomination. The pinnacle […]

Teach Me Thy Statutes - MusicWeb International's 2018 Recording of the Year

“Teach Me Thy Statutes“, has been named 2018 Recording of the Year by MusicWeb International – following over a dozen critically acclaimed and highly respected reviewers. MusicWeb International (WMI) is a world-renowned non-commercial classical and choral music resource on the web. MWI’s reviewers published 2400 reviews in 2018. The recording of the year competition included […]

After an incredibly successful release of PaTRAM’s latest CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes”, PaTRAM’s CEO, Alexis V. Lukianov sat down recently to do an interview with Fanfare Magazine’s James Altena. Mr. Lukianov talks about the history of PaTRAM, his love for and devotion to the Russian Orthodox Church and its music and, of course, about the recently […]

The Clarion Music Society, whose Grammy-nominated Clarion Choir is a frequent collaborator of PaTRAM’s, selected Alex and Katya Lukianov to receive their Cultural Heritage Award. The Society presents this award to people who have shown selfless dedication to the support and promotion of their cultural heritage to the world as a whole. On April 18, […]

Please note that the article that follows was reprinted from the Orthodox Arts Journal. Editor’s note: On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:30 am the PaTRAM Institute singers Choir, conducted by Maestro Peter Jermihov, will sing an original all-English Liturgy based on the Russian style, commissioned by the PaTRAM Institute and composed by Dr. Kurt […]

2017 Memorial Day Conductors' & Singers' Workshop at St. Tikhon's Monastery

The Memorial Day Conductors’ & Singers’ Workshop started on Friday of Memorial Day weekend, May 26th 2017, at St. Tikhon’s Monastery in Waymart, PA and continued through the outdoor Hierarchical Service on Monday, May 29th. Unlike last year’s event, this year saw a change in concept: this year BOTH disciplines were represented, as the title of the […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  CONTACT: Alex Milas Executive Director, PaTRAM Institute Patriarch Tikhon Russian-American Institute Voice Phone Number: 551-224-8657 E-mail Address: info@patraminstitute.org Website URL: www.patraminstitute.org   PaTRAM Signs Long-term CD Recording Deal with Reference Recording PaTRAM Institute is pleased to announce that Reference Recording (Naxos distribution) will be the exclusive label for its most recent CD […]