Chamber Choir Ireland

The Orthodox Spirit

TUE 20 june | ST.THOMAS’ CHURCH, EGLANTINE AVE | 7.30PM | TICKETS £13 (£10 Conc.) HERE

Double ticket available for The Great Mystery (23 May) + The Orthodox Spirit (20 June) £17.50 HERE

A unique recital of Russian Orthodox Church Music from the 17th to the 20th centuries as we visit the Russian masters and inhabit the world of church Slavonic with extracts from Rachmaninov’s All-Night Vigil, and works by Bortniansky, Stravinsky and more.

Blazhen muzh (Blessed is the man) — Kiev chant, C17
Dnes Christos (Today Christ is born) — Znamenny polyphony
Three Sacred Pieces — Igor Stravinsky
Slava otsu I synu (Gloria from Service in a Minor Key) — Vasily Titov
Ninye sili nebesniya (Now the Powers of Heaven) — Giuseppe Sarti
Drei Geistliche Gesänge — Alfred Schnittke
Da ispravitsia molitva moya — Dmitry Bortniansky
Glasom moim (Concerto 27) — Dmitry Bortniansky
The Vespers (selection) — Sergei Rachmaninov