PRAISE THE LORD FROM THE HEAVENS
Religious hymns by the Russian composers of the 19th-20th centuries.
The Choir of the Church of All Saints in Kulishki.
Precentor Lyudmila Arshavskaya
1 CD (colour booklet 12 pages)
2002 The Igor Matvienko Production Centre
The CD contains authors" compositions of the hymns of the All-Night Vigil and the Divine Liturgy and harmonizations of ancient chants. You will listen to the works by D.Yaichkov, A.Arkhangelsky, A.Grechaninov and P.Chesnokov. Some of these compositions are well known and are performed rather often, the others you will here maybe for the first time.
The singing of the choir of the Church of All Saints in Kulishki is full of feeling. The choir sings with a special heartfelt enthusiasm, and the hymns bring joy to the listeners through their purity and beauty.
Colour booklet (12 pages) in Russian and English contains the biography of D.Yaichkov and wonderful description of the hymns.