Estonian Chamber Choir

SVOTS - 30/1/17 The Arvo Pärt Project (AAP) at St. Vladimir’s Seminary and Sacred Music in a Sacred Space will present an All-Arvo Pärt Program performed by the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir on Wednesday, February 1, at 7 p.m. at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, NYC. The concert will be conducted by Kaspars Putninš, artistic ...

Serbian Royals Honored in NYC

Church of Serbia - January 2017 On Thursday, January 17th, 2017 His Grace Bishop Irinej of Eastern America hosted a gathering in honor of Her Royal Highness Princess Elizabeth, who was visiting from Belgrade, together with the Executive Officer of the Princess’ Serbian Foundation, Mr Dragan Babic. Joining them were her nephew, His Royal Highness Prince Dimitri, ...

SCREENING OF ‘HAVRESC: STAND ON COURAGE’ – MOVIE ON ARMENIAN & ASSYRIAN CHRISTIANS STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL IN IRAQ

  Lucine Kasbarian - OCP News Service - 12/1/16 Website - www.Havresc.com  Trailer - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WPbNfspEG7E Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/havresc/ 'Havresc: Stand on Courage' is a documentary about the struggles of Armenian and Assyrian Christian Iraqis and the village of Havresc they have formed on the edge of ISIS-controlled territory. Standing in the face of adversity, bigotry, hatred, and oppression they have protected ...

October 23 concert to benefit restoration of NYC’s St. Sava Cathedral

GARDEN CITY, NY [OCA] - 8/10/16 The Spirit of Orthodoxy Choir, under the direction of Aleksei V. Shipovalnikov and his associate Stratos Mandalakis, and the choirs of the Cathedral of the Incarnation, Garden City, NY, will present a concert to benefit New York City’s Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral, which was destroyed by fire on Pascha 2016.  ...

Communiqué of the Eastern American Diocese – Fire at Saint Sava in NYC

Church of Serbia - USA- May 2016 To all Diocesan Clergy, Church-School Congregation Boards and Faithful Dear Very Reverend and Reverend Clergy and our dear Serbian Orthodox faithful, Christ is Risen! As you certainly all know, our entire Diocese, and indeed our entire Serbian Orthodox Church, suffered a terrible and tragic loss on the very day of the Holy ...

NYFD says candles, not Nazis, to blame for NYC church fire

www.rt.com - May 2016 Smoldering candles may have started the four-alarm blaze that gutted the Serbian Orthodox cathedral in Manhattan on Easter, New York City fire officials have said. Three more Orthodox churches also went up in flames on Sunday. The fire at Saint Sava Cathedral on West 25th Street started around 7 p.m. local time on ...

Metropolitan Tikhon offers prayers after fire at NYC’s Serbian Cathedral

SYOSSET, NY [OCA] - May 2016 On Bright Monday, May 2, 2016, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, sent a letter to His Grace, Serbian Orthodox Bishop Mitrophan, offering prayers and concern in the wake of a four-alarm fire that engulfed Saint Sava Serbian Orthodox Cathedral near West 25th Street and Broadway in New York City. According to media ...

East Coast teens, young adults invited to explore serving the Church May 14

NEW YORK, NY [OCA] - April 2016 “Exploring Ministry: A Day in NYC to Discover How You Can Serve the Church” will be the focus of a gathering for Orthodox Christian teens and young adults interested in exploring the many opportunities available to serve the Church at Holy Virgin Protection Cathedral, 59 East Second Street, New ...

St. Tikhon’s Monastery Chamber Choir to give NYC benefit concert November 12

SOUTH CANAAN, PA [St. Tikhon's Monastery Communications] - 30/10/15 Benedict Sheehan, the artistic director of the Chamber Choir of Saint Tikhon’s Monastery here is dedicating the world premiere performance of one of his original compositions to the memory of Father Matthew Baker, a friend and fellow alumnus of Saint Tikhon’s Seminary who passed away earlier this year ...

Estonian Orthodox Composer Arvo Pärt Thrills NYC Audience

  SVOTS - Deborah (Malacky) Belonick - 4/6/14 With a sustained standing ovation, a capacity crowd at Isaac Stern Auditorium Carnegie Hall lauded the music and person of Estonian Orthodox Christian composer Arvo Pärt, after a stunning performance of five of his well-known works, Saturday, May 31. The concert was the culmination of three years of planning ...

Once-in-a-lifetime NYC Arvo Pärt Concerts

SVOTS - 23/4/14  The Arvo Pärt Project at St. Vladimir's presents concerts May 31–June 2 in NYC PURCHASE TICKETS! LISTEN to the Ancient Faith Presents interview with Dr. Reeves and Dr. Bouteneff Two concerts devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt, an Orthodox Christian, will take place in New York City at Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie ...