"Teach Me Thy Statutes" CD - More Solid Reviews

As more and more reviewers listen to PaTRAM Institute’s most recent CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes”, the more accolades it garners. Ron Schepper, from Textura (an online music magazine), begins his review by saying, “The rich sonorities generated by the male voices makes for a stirring and oft-haunting result, and even a listener coming to the […]

The First PaTRAM Summer Academy - A Resounding Success!

From June 21 to 24, the PaTRAM Institute held its first Summer Academy for Conductors and Singers on the beautiful campus of the Princeton Theological Seminary in New Jersey. The event consolidated PaTRAM Institute’s summer programs over the past four years under a single, multi-faceted program and succeeded in bringing together a multitude of church […]

"Teach Me Thy Statutes" CD Continues Garnering Accolades From Reviewers

On its path to recognition by reviewers, PaTRAM Institute’s most recent CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes”, continues to receive positive, and sometimes stellar, reviews from critics. Following on the heels of our previous post, more reviews have been received and shared  below. John Quinn, from Music Web International, begins his review by saying, “this disc is, […]

"Teach Me Thy Statutes" CD Becoming A Big Success

PaTRAM Institute’s most recent CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes”, is quickly gaining in popularity with both critics and sales outlets.The CD, which was released in mid-May, has started its ascent to the highest points in this genre. Critics are starting to notice, with very positive reviews. In fact, one reviewer, Dan Morgan, from Music Web […]

On May 18th, 2018, Reference Recordings released PaTRAM’s latest CD, “Teach Me Thy Statutes”. There are a number of outlets where the CD can be purchased or downloaded including: Reference Recordings Amazon.com iTunes Written by the famed Russian composer, Pavel Chesnokov, and superbly performed by the PaTRAM Institute Male Choir (42 vocalists with a massive bass section), […]

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, […]

Late last year, Reader Benedict Sheehan, Director of Music and Assistant Professor of Liturgical Music at St. Tikhon’s Seminary and long time PaTRAM collaborator, petitioned PaTRAM for assistance in procuring a piano for the Seminary’s music program. The piano they had been using for decades was finally at the end of its lifetime and needed replacing. A […]

The PaTRAM Institute Summer Academy is now open for registration. The Academy will take place at the Princeton Theological Seminary on the beautiful campus of Princeton University. Featuring an outstanding faculty of specialists in conducting, vocal technique and liturgical music, the Academy is conceived to provide intensive development of skills in musicianship, conducting and singing […]

The PaTRAM Institute Singers performed at the annual Russian New Year Concerts staged by the Clarion Choir. The concerts took place on New Year’s Eve and Day in New York City at the Church of the Resurrection on East 74th Street. The Clarion Choir invited the PaTRAM Institute Singers to be part of their annual event, […]

PaTRAM’s “Maestros and Producers Dinner”, held in Miami last November, was done to raise funds to help PaTRAM with their next CD recording, scheduled for this coming August. Over $35,000 was raised through the event’s attendance and via direct donations from the many generous PaTRAM donors. “This was a fantastic event. The sellout crowd was obviously overtaken by the beauty of […]

PaTRAM Institute is pleased to announce a new online course to its catalog, entitled “Score Analysis for the Conductor.” Designed and taught by PaTRAM Senior Faculty member, Dr. Peter Jermihov, the course addresses a rarely taught aspect of the church musician’s education. “Score Analysis for the Conductor” will expose the aspiring conductor to a method […]