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Spirit of Orthodoxy Workshop

Spirit of Orthodoxy Workshop

with Mark Bailey

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Yale Russian Chorus (YRC) artistic director since 1995, Mark Bailey is an expert in Slavic music, with particular focus on the repertoire of the 17th and 18th centuries. Currently he is also artistic director of the American Baroque Orchestra, which he founded. Mr. Bailey frequently guest conducts renowned ensembles, such as The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, as well as Cappella Romana.

Sessions to inspire & motivate us as we prepare for our April Concert

Friday : February 5th at 7 to 9 PM

Master Class for Directors who sing in SoO

Saturday : February 6th 9 AM to 6 PM

Workshop for all singers (Lite Breakfast, Lunch & Snacks will be provided)

Location: Saints Peter & Paul Orthodox Church

76 Whitehead Avenue

South River, New Jersey 08882

Please RSVP for one or Both sessions by 1/29/2016

email sing@stanthonysorthodox.org

 

Our CD

 

two CD set

two CD set

Disc One

1. Bell
(Blagovest)

2. Cherubic
Hymn (Chesnokov)

3. Let
My Prayer Arise (Chesnokov)

4. The
Wise Thief (Chesnokov)

5.
Blessed is the Man (Chesnokov)

6. Of
The Mystical Supper (Chant arr: Karam)

7. Behold
the Bridegroom (Moody)

8. Before
Thy Cross (Goncharov)

9. The
Wise Thief ( Turekov/Liasitsn/Staritsky)

10.
Our Father (Greek)

11. My
Soul, Arise (Bortniansky)

12.
Hear My Prayer, O Lord (Archangelsky)

13. Bells
(Perebor)

Disc Two

14. Bells
(Blagovest)

15.
Holy God (Traditional Greek)

16. Our
Father (Tavener)

17.
Song of Athene (Tavener)

18. Salvation
is Created (Chesnokov)

19. Jerusalem
Bells (Ukrainian Carol)

20. Today
All Creation (Degtiarev)

21.
Christ is Risen (Kastalsky)

22. The
Angel Cried (Chesnokov)

23. Christ
is Risen (Rachmaninov)

24. Sacred
Love (Sviridov)

25. Christ
is Risen (Trubachev)

26. Deep
River (Spiritual arr: Fettke)

27. St.
Ambrose Hymn (Bortniansky)

29.
Many Years (Prokofiev)

29. Easter
Bells (Trezvon)

 

 

 

These are
samples of the songs found on the CD set . Click on the name to hear the clip.

Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers – March 1st

5 PM at Saint John the Baptist Orthodox Church

170 Lexington Avenue, Passic, NJ
Directions
 

His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph, Primate Antiochian Orthodox Christain Archdiocese, will be the Homilist

Clergy/ Heirarchs from Multiple jurisdictions to concelebrate with two chiors (mixed and Byzantine)
Faith

Rehearsal for – Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers Music

Wednesday. February 11
Saint Anthony Orthodox Church

385 Ivy Lane

Bergenfield, Nj

7:30 to 9:45 PM

Faith

 

We will continue our work on the music for the service.

Please download pieces for the rehearsal.

Files are this drop box.

Additional rehearsals scheduled for:

  • Thursday February 19
  • Wednesday February 25
  • 7:30 to 9:45 PM

RSVP needed —- Workshop Rehearsal for: Sunday of Orthodoxy Vesper Music

Saturday, January 31
Saints Peter & Paul Orthodox Church
109 Grand St.
Jersey City NJ

Faith
Driving Directions.

Call time with coffee and etc. Sing from 9:30 AM to Noon

Music/Rubrics specific to Lenten
Vespers will be our Concentration

RSVP NOW
Include: First/Last Name, Parish/Jurisdiction,Voice Part

Contact Us

RSVP NOW to be in Workshop.

Name:*
E-mail:*
Comments:
Paish or Jurisdiction
Voice Part
Type the characters you see here:

Workshop Rehearsal for: Sunday of Orthodoxy Vesper Music

Saturday, January 31
Saints Peter & Paul Orthodox Church
109 Grand St.
Jersey City NJ

Faith
Driving Directions.

Call time with coffee and etc. Sing from 9:30 AM to Noon

Music/Rubrics specific to Lenten
Vespers will be our Concentration

Sunday of Orthodoxy Vespers is Sunday March 1st
at 5 PM Saint John the Baptist Church in Passaic, NJ

Additional rehearsals scheduled for

  • Wednesday, February 11
  • Thursday February 19

7:30 to 9:30 PM Location To-Be-Announced

RSVP by Wednesday 1/28
Include: First/Last Name, Parish/Jurisdiction,Voice Part

Contact Us

RSVP NOW to be in Workshop.

Name:*
E-mail:*
Comments:
Paish or Jurisdiction
Voice Part
Type the characters you see here:

Save this date

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Photo from November 22, 2014 workshop

Save this date – January 31st, 2015 for Sunday of Orthodoxy workshop.

>May God grant you Many years of health & Happiness during this

> >Nativity Theophany Season Many blessings in the New Year!

 

Spirit of Orthodoxy Choir
About the Choir: The Spirit of Orthodoxy Choir was formed in 1997 and is pan-Orthodox, composed of singers from various Orthodox jurisdictions in the NY-NJ-PA area. The choir is committed to singing the great works of Orthodox music in the English language.