Nominated for a Grammy award for Best Choral Performance, The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom features the original work of composer, Dr. Kurt Sander. This landmark album is an English-language recording of Orthodox choral music, beautifully presented in a 2-disc format. Commissioned by PaTRAM Institute, it is the first and only complete setting of the Divine Liturgy in the English language. The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom is performed by the PaTRAM Institute Singers™ joined by soloists Evan Bravos, Keven Keys, Protodeacon Vadim Gan, Glenn Miller, and Daniel Shirley. The release was recorded and mastered by multi-Grammy winner and nominee, SoundMirror, under the superb leadership of conductor Maestro Peter Jermihov and is distributed by multi-Grammy recording company, Reference Recordings. PaTRAM Institute co-founders Alexis and Katherine Lukianov served as Executive Producers and singers. This new choral masterpiece was recorded under the magnificently frescoed, soaring cupolas of New Gracanica Church at the New Gracanica Serbian Orthodox Monastery outside Chicago.
Illustrated by Megan Elizabeth Gilbert Beautiful Christmas is a 64-page coloring book for children aged 5-12. As they color Christ in the cave or the shepherds glorifying God with the angels,...
Velvety, soft, and full of flavor, Hermitage Pound Cakes make an excellent addition to any festive occasion. They're made right here in our monastery bakery, using a time-tested, traditional recipe,...