2014, Sacred music instituet

Theme: Pascha Keynote Speaker: His Grace, Bishop ANTHONY We recently, celebrated PASCHA, the Resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth, who is The Christ, and we look forward to celebrating it again at the Village, at our next SMI in July, when the Theme will be all about Pascha, the Resurrection of Christ. Click here for the Registration Form.  It is a fillable form; so fill it out before printing it, and sending it in.  Click here for the Schedule.  (You may have to rotate the view to see it … [Read more...]

28th Annual Sacred Music Institute

   We are now preparing to host our 28th Annual Sacred Music Institute at the Antiochian Village from July 10-14, 2013.  The theme will continue on with "The Passion of Christ: A Journey Through Holy Week," and will also include our amazing Youth Music Ministry Program.      Registration Forms are now available:  2013 SMI Registration,   YMM Application Form,   YMM Parental Consent Form.  Regarding the YMM Program, applicants must be 14-18 years of age, and those 14 & 15 years old must be … [Read more...]

Zedashe Sacred Music Concert: Minneapolis, MN

The Zedashe Ensemble is based in the medieval fortress city of Sighnaghi, Eastern Georgia, which has been home to the Kiziqian wine growers and warriors since ancient times. Directed by Ketevan Mindorashvili, the current incarnation of the ensemble was founded in the mid 1990s to sing repertoire largely lost during the Communist era. Their repertoire consists of ancient three-part harmony chants from the Orthodox Christian liturgy, folk songs from the Kiziqian region as collected from village … [Read more...]