With the blessing of Archbishop Elisey, the first workshop for singers and choirmasters of the Diocese of Sourozh will take place in Manchester.
Date: from 11th November to 13th November 2011
Place: Parish of the Protecting Veil of the Mother of God in Manchester.
Please send your applications for the participation in the workshop approved by the Rectors of your parishes to Evgeny Tygarinov, senior choirmaster of the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God in London or to Valentina Futorynova, choirmistress of the Parish in Manchester.
All further information regarding the agenda and teaching staff of the workshop will soon be placed to the website of the Diocese of Sourozh and Cathedral of the Dormition in London. You may also want to see the information about the workshop on the website of the Parish in Manchester.
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As has been already announced, in January 2012, with God’s help, as part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of our parish, there will be two concerts of spiritual music.
On Saturday, 14th January, at 2.00 p.m., there will be a concert for the members of the Diocesan Assembly.
On Sunday, 15th January at 3.00 p.m., there will be a major concert of Russian Orthodox Choirs in London:
- The Choir of the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God
- The Choir of the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God and the Holy Royal Martyrs
- The Orthodox Youth Choir from Oxford
Schedule of the rehearsals of the Cathedral Choir
Rehearsals start at 4.30 p.m. You will be notified of any changes in the schedule.
All the music for rehearsals can be obtained at the Cathedral from the Choir singer, Irina Lobjanidze.
Please attend all the appropriate rehearsals. Individual auditions will take place at the end of September for the final selection of participants in the concerts.
May God help us all!