For the third year now, the Youth Choir of the St. Vladimir Youth Association will sing the Divine Liturgy and perform a Paschal concert on Bright Saturday. This year, the young singers will sing Liturgy and perform the concert on Saturday, April 22, at the Nativity of the Mother of God Church in Albany, NY.
Divine Liturgy on Great Saturday will be celebrated by Eastern American Diocesan vicar Bishop Nicholas of Manhattan. The concert will be held immediately after Liturgy; Anastasia Serdsev and Nikhon Schuler will direct the choir during the divine services and at the concert.
For the singers’ convenience, rehearsals this year will be held simultaneously in New York City and Albany. The rehearsal schedule is as follows:
Saturday, March 11, from 2:00 to 5:00 PM – rehearsal at Synod and in Albany.
Saturday, March 18 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM – rehearsal at Synod only.
Saturday, March 25 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM – rehearsal at Synod and in Albany.
Saturday, April 1 from 12:00 to 5:00 PM – joint rehearsal in Albany. First gathering of all singers.
Saturday, April 8 from 2:00 to 5:00 PM – rehearsal in Albany only.
Friday, April 21 from 8:00 to 9:00 PM – at this rehearsal, singers will cover any missed material and recite the entire repertoire. The rehearsal will be held in Albany.
For more information, please contact Adrian Fekula at 516-672-9197, or visit the choir’s website at www.youthpv.org.