The Miami Ball. A Russian Cultural Event.    A Rousing Success!

On November 11, 2016, the Ritz Carlton Hotel in South Beach opened its doors to the First Annual Miami Ball, “A Russian Cultural Event”! The event was a fundraiser co-hosted by two non-profit organizations, the Patriarch Tikhon Russian-American Music Institute (PaTRAM) and the Prince Vladimir Youth Association (PVYA). Both organizations are deeply committed to our youth […]

In the recently published Holy Trinity Monastery (HTM) Monthly Newsletter, there was a post about PaTRAM’s Labor Day Young Singers’ Conference, held over the Labor Day weekend this past September. The post summarizes that weekend and includes a gallery of photographs from the event. Click on the link below: HTM Monthly Newsletter – Labor Day YSC  

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The highly acclaimed Clarion Choir, led by Maestro Steven Fox, has been invited to perform at a special reception at Spaso House in Moscow, the residence of the US Ambassador to Russia, during their world tour performing the recently found masterpiece, “Passion Week” by Maximilian Steinberg. The PaTRAM male choir, led by […]

By Jana Konchenko How Russians and Americans Came Together in Song in Saratov It was a unique project—three men’s choirs from Moscow, America, and Saratov gathered in our city to record a CD of sacred music. Forty of the best voices from the Archbishop’s Men’s Choir of the Metropolia of Saratov, the choir of the […]

Dr. Peter Jermihov, senior member of the PaTRAM faculty, conducts THREE landmark Choral Events

Dr. Jermihov will conduct the world premiere of the “Greek Liturgy” by Father Ivan Moody. This new Greek Liturgy, commissioned by the Society of St. Romanos the Melodist, is based on traditional Greek Byzantine chants. The world premier event will take place at St. Andrew Greek Orthodox Church in Chicago, on October 2nd 2016, as […]

Labor Day Young Singers' Conference 2016

The Labor Day Young Singers’ Conference started on Saturday of Labor Day weekend, September 3rd, 2016, at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville, NY. This is the first such event, sponsored by PaTRAM, to be held at the Holy Trinity Monastery but will certainly not be the last. The number of participants exceeded expectations and in […]

Second Annual Summer Master Class in Russia 2016

The Holy Trinity-St. Sergius Lavra Podvorie Moscow has welcomed PaTRAM’s 2nd Annual Summer Master Class in Russia taking place Thursday, July 7th – Thursday July 14th, 2016! Our Master Class is set up to be one of our most culturally and musically immersive opportunities to-date.  Get a feel for the exhilarating spirit of this event by following our […]

PaTRAM Sponsors Recording of New CD in Saratov, Russia!

From June 30 thru July 6th, PaTRAM will sponsor a collection of 40, hand-picked male singers , under the direction of Maestro Vladimir Gorbik, to record a new CD. On the heels of the Patriarch Tikhons Choir’s successful debut CD, “Praise the Lord, All Ye Nations”, Maestro Gorbik will lead the choir which will record works by Pavel Chesnokov in a new location, the Pokrovsky […]

Press Release: Second Annual Summer Master Class in Russia 2016

PaTRAM Institute is pleased to announce its Second Annual Master Class to be held July 7th – July 14th 2016 at the Moscow Representation Church of the Holy Trinity-St.Sergius Monastery(Lavra)in Moscow, Russia. The goal of the Master Class is to offer Orthodox singers the unique opportunity to learn and sing in Moscow with renowned Maestro Vladimir […]

PaTRAM’s very own Vladimir Gorbik was interviewed by Natalia Gorenok about his passion for church choir and a changing status within Orthodox music. The art of Church singing is an integral part of the life of the church and, like the Russian church itself, is experiencing a revival. At the forefront of this change is Vladimir Gorbik, […]

Successful First Annual Memorial Day Young Singers’ Conference

St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Monastery in South Canaan, PA, hosted PaTRAM’s 1st Annual Young Singers’ Conference this past Memorial Day weekend. This course provided participants with the opportunity to learn more about the beautiful tradition of Orthodox choral singing. All in a hands-on, intensive classroom setting. The Conference was initiated as a 3-day music workshop, but it was so much […]