Javascript Menu by Deluxe-Menu.com
Konevets Quartet Visits Patriarchal Parishes in Michigan

On Thursday, June 12th, 2014, the Konevets Quartet from St. Petersburg, Russia, performed a concert at St. Michael the Archangel Church in Redford, Michigan. The concert was jointly sponsored by St. Michael Church, and neighboring St. Innocent Church

The members of the Konevets Quartet, originally formed in 1992 at the Konyevets Monastery on Lake Ladoga, are graduates of major music schools in St. Petersburg; they are all professional, accomplished musicians, individually and as part of the ensemble. Their concerts are always magnificent and inspiring, offered in a prayerful manner, whether they are singing liturgical or folk music. The first part of their concert, comprised of liturgical music, was performed in the church, and the second part, consisting of folk music, was held in the hall. The people attending responded very enthusiastically to the fantastic performance, and eagerly rose in a standing-ovation at the end. The four musicians regularly travel to America and other countries, giving concerts to raise money, in part to assist in the rebuilding of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary-Konevets Monastery. This is the third time the ensemble has performed in the Metro-Detroit area in recent years. St. Michael the Archangel Parish graciously hosted the ensemble’s concert, offering delicious refreshments at a fine reception in their large banquet hall.

Article & Photos Courtesy of Sister Ioanna, St. Innocent Church, Redford MI

All Rights Reserved ©2018 - Any Republication for the Glory of God is Permitted with the Reference:

"The Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA - www.mospatusa.com"

 

Home | Back | Print | Top

Published with the blessing of His Grace

MATTHEW

Bishop of Sourozh

Interim Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA

Archpastoral Letters
Today's Calendar
Recent Photos
Bishop John Sends Condolonces to the Family of Archpriest Carlos Chacon - 08/25/17

In connection with the recent repose of Archpriest Carlos Chacon, His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA expressed his condolences to the departed's family.

Paschal Epistle of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk - 04/29/16

Paschal Epistle of His Grace John, Bishop of Naro-Fominsk, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in the USA to all the clergy and faithful children of the Patriarchal Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church in the USA. 

Nativity Epistle of His Grace Bishop John of Naro-Fominsk - 01/06/16

“God is with us, understand, all ye nations!” These words of the liturgical hymn, hearkening back to the biblical prophecy of Isaiah about Emmanuel (cf. Is. 7, 14), have become for us a verbal icon of the Nativity Feast..