We celebrate the victory over death by Jesus Christ. Christ is Risen! Truly, He is Risen!
Покойся с миром, г-н Карлов.
A Merry Christmas to our Gregorian-Calendar friends. Here’s a gift from the Vocal School Choir of the Novodevichy Convent!
The last post of the day, provided by The Basiani Ensemble. A peaceful and quiet Christmas to all.
An appropriate piece for the Thanksgiving holiday. May you all have a wonderful one with family and friends by your side.
A wonderful program in French on Siberian shamanism. Listen to the music. There is a thread one would find familiar in a lot of Native American music.
Isihia are a band from Bulgaria who are heavily influenced by Macedonian ethnocore legends Anastasia, but who move into a slightly more spiritual direction. Deep, heavy, powerful Orthodox Christian music from Bulgaria’s heartland.
The Bulgarian Voices Angelite are the continuation of the Bulgarian State Television Female Vocal Choir, made famous in the west as Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares, who became popular through a release on 4AD Records and a collaboration with British singer Kate Bush. Here they are singing one of the most beautiful hymns in the …
After a rather brutal week health-wise, I figured it was time to listen to something which would be both lengthy and calm enough to let me wind down a bit. Hearing England’s The Hilliard Ensemble perform this sumptuous work by Arvo Pärt suffices nicely.
The owner of this site is Eastern Orthodox Christian by confession. Today, we’re at the beginning of the end of our Paschal Period. Easter has come upon us. For those of you, Orthodox/Pravoslav, Eastern Catholics of all stripes, and those who follow the Julian Calendar (the one agreed to by all Christians via Ecumenical Council), …