June 2018 Orthodox Music Symposium Registration Now Open

ISOCM - 12/12/17 Minneapolis, MN – The International Society for Orthodox Church Music (www.isocm.com) will host, for the second time, a pan-Orthodox music symposium at St Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral here from Wednesday, June 20 through Sunday, June 24, 2018. Registration for the event is now open.  The event will explore the theme of "Orthodox Liturgical Music: Ancient and Modern Creativity" through ...

Minneapolis Conference to Explore the Future of Orthodox Church Music

The International Society for Orthodox Church Music - 20/6/16 Over 140 participants from 31 states and 5 countries to arrive for June 23-26 event Minneapolis, Minn. – The future of Orthodox Church music in North America and the English speaking world will be the focus of a four-day conference which opens at St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral, here, ...

For 30 Pieces of Silver

Maria Guineva 14/12/2011 The Bulgarian Orthodox Church recently stirred new outrage when Varna Bishop Kiril showed up for mass in a sparkling 2012 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. Bulgarian Orthodoxy, severely crippled by 45 years of Communist rule, is known for its high-ranking clergy flashing expensive vehicles, watches, gold chains, walking around with burly body guards, indulging on food and ...

Fourth International Conference on Orthodox Church Music Announced

2/6/2010 The International Society for Orthodox Church Music (ISOCM) announced that the 4th International Conference on Orthodox Church Music will be held 6-12 June, 2011 at the University of Eastern Finland, in Joensuu, Finland. The theme of next years conference will be Unity and Variety in Orthodox Music: Theory and Practice, said the Rev. Ivan Moody, chair ...