Choral Music http://wrti.org en Russian Choral Music: A Century Of Change http://wrti.org/post/russian-choral-music-century-change <p></p><p>Russian choral music developed over centuries - informed by tradition, the state, the church, and eventually other parts of the world. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, this month, The Philadelphia Singers contrasts the works of two Russian masters, who created their sacred choral music over a century apart.</p><p><a href="http://www.philadelphiasingers.org/" target="_blank"><strong>The Philadelphia Singers </strong></a>performs selections from Tchaikovsky’s 1878 <em>Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom</em>, together with Alfred Schnittke's <em>Choir Concerto</em>, written in 1984-85, at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Center City, Philadelphia on Sunday April 28th. <a href="https://app.ticketturtle.com/index.php?ticketing=tps" target="_blank"><strong>Information here.</strong></a></p><p></p><p></p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 10:04:00 +0000 Susan Lewis 5391 at http://wrti.org Russian Choral Music: A Century Of Change