SACRED TREASURES I: CHORAL MASTERWORKS FROM RUSSIA (AUDIO CD)
Sung by the finest Russian and Bulgarian choirs, this extraordinary collection of transcendent prayers and hymns highlights the timeless Russian tradition of devotion to masterfully-composed Church music. Litrugical music by Russian composers of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, such as Rachmaninov, Tchsikovsky, Bortniansky, and Kedrov, is performed by large, mixed choirs with an incredibly wide dynamic vocal range.
The beautiful booklet insert, replete with icons, has brief notes about each selection.
In Church Slavonic.
Playing Time: 62 minutes, 15 seconds.