GSCC Member Event
Rev. Dr. Ivan Moody, British composer, conductor, and Orthodox priest, returns to direct his largest composition, a setting of the 6th-century Kontakion to the Mother of God. The Akáthistos Hymn blends medieval Byzantine chant with richly-textured Russian style choruses in this stunning vocal work, composed expressly for Cappella Romana. In English with the traditional Greek refrains.