Echoes of the Volga – A Night of Passion, Faith and Folklore!

Russian Orthodox Male Choir of Australia

The first half of the concert will delve into the deep and sacred Russian Orthodox liturgical compositions by some of the finest choral composers such as Sergei Rachmaninoff, Pavel Chesnokov, Dmitriy Bortniansky, and Alexander Grechaninov. The ancient melodies harmonised by the premier composers, coupled with ROMCA's pitch-perfect and precise delivery is set to transport you to a realm of spiritual serenity and timeless beauty.
The second half will embark on a musical journey through Russia's rich cultural tapestry with stories of hope, love and despair being reborn through dynamic and unique folk songs. There may even be a hint of Italian, Ukranian and English in the repertoire - something for everyone!
Adding a vibrant visual dimension to the evening, the local Russian dance ensemble 'Rusichi' will take over the stage with their exquisite choreography, enhancing the enchantment of this cultural extravaganza.

When: Friday 2nd August 2024
7pm doors open, 7.30pm concert begins

Bookings Phone: 0421 983 691

Bookings Contact: Ian Smith

Venue: Melbourne Town HallSwanson StMelbourne

Ticket Price (AUD): 40.00