St. Katherine Orthodox Church
2720 Loker Ave. W. Ste. C/D ~ Carlsbad, CA 92010
Diocese of the West ~ Orthodox Church in America
Lectures and Podcasts by Rdr. Vladimir Morosan, our Choir Director

500 Years of Russian Sacred Music through the Services of Orthodox Holy Week

Rdr. Vladimir Morosan presents some of the major hymns of Holy Week with musical illustrations drawn from 500 years of Russian Orthodox sacred music. (Video)

 


Highlights from Alexander Gretchaninoff’s Passion Week

Rdr. Vladimir Morosan presents selections from the Grammy-winning recording by the Kansas City Chorale and Phoenix Bach Choir. (Audio)


Archpriest Ivan Moody’s Passion and Resurrection (highlights)

Excerpts from the premiere recording of Fr. Ivan Moody’s cantata Passion and Resurrection. (Audio)


Christ Is Risen! — Paschal Hymns from the Byzantine chant and Slavic choral traditions (Audio)


The Musical Ethos of Orthodox Lenten Services

Vladimir Morosan discusses practical ways in which responses sung by the choir contribute to the ethos and atmosphere of Orthodox Lenten worship.