The Patriarch Tikhon Choir, a unique choral ensemble made up of professional singers from Russia and North America, under the direction of renowned Moscow conductor Vladimir Gorbik, will perform a premiere concert of Orthodox sacred choral works entitled “Their Sound Hath Gone Forth,” Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at 8:00pm - St. Peter's on Capitol Hill, 313 2nd St. SE, Washington, DC. Tickets (General: $25, Students: $15) can be purchased in advance at www.patriarchtikhonchoir.com and at the door.
The program includes works from the Orthodox All-Night Vigil and Divine Liturgy ranging from austere, centuries-old Znamenny Chants to sumptuous polyphonic works by such Russian masters as Dmitry Bortniansky, Alexander Kastalsky, Pavel Chesnokov, Sergei Rachmaninoff, and Sergius Trubachev. Also featured on the program are compositions and arrangements by contemporary American Orthodox composers; several will be concert premieres.
Event begins at 8:00PM
Presented by: The Patriarch Tikhon Russian-American Music Institute
Featured Artist(s): The Patriarch Tikhon Choir