Category Archives: Books and Music (NW authors, publishers, musicians)

Author Book Reading “The Saint Nicholas Day Snow” Presented by Agia Sophia Academy in Beaverton, OR Dec 11, 2017


Holy and Glorious Great-martyr Demetrius the Myrrh-gusher of Thessalonica (306). Agia Sophia Academy (Friends of Agia Sophia Academy FB-ed) presents:  

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Interview with Alexander Lingas of Cappella Romana on the BBC and Upcoming Concert Information April 2017


XB! Cappella Romana (FB):  Alexander Lingas on the BBC podcast and upcoming concert information!   Cappella Romana on the BBC Artistic Director Alexander Lingas talks about the medieval liturgy of Cyprus with Sean Rafferty of BBC Radio 3, with live performance … Continue reading

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“Orthodox Coffins” By Local NW Craftsman 2017


A Joyous Lent to All! For those preparing for a loved ones demise here are some resources to aid you in the Orthodox Christian approach to death and dying.  The door to meet the Risen Saviour. St Nicholas Orthodox Church … Continue reading

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Cappella Romana Perform Music from Vespers, Matins, and the Divine Liturgy in the Slavic Tradition March 30, 31, April 2nd Seattle/Portland


A Joyous Lent to All!   ‘The men of Cappella Romana (fb) perform music from Vespers, Matins, and the Divine Liturgy in the Slavic tradition, including powerful medieval chants, and choral works by Rimsky-Korsakov, Kastalsky, Chesnokov, and more. Seattle audiences … Continue reading

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The Northwest Boychoir Performs “Sympony of Psalms” And the Alleluia Chorus March 19 Portland.


A Joyous Lent to All!     Cappella Romana (fb) Presents: “This year’s program will feature Igor Stravinsky’s brilliant Symphony of Psalms. Composed in 1930, in the neo-classical style, this work was declared by Time Magazine to be the best … Continue reading

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Upcoming Icon Workshops Boise, ID, Bozeman, MT, and Goldendale, WA, with Deacon Matthew Garrett in 2017


The Saturday of the Dead. Tone one.  Holy Martyr Agatha of Palermo in Sicily (251). St. Theodosius, archbishop of Chernigov (1696).  Upcoming Icon Workshops with the NW’s own  Deacon Matthew Garrett .  Icons and more information can be found on his website- … Continue reading

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“God is Wonderful in His Saints” A Book of Akathists to Benefit Three Hierarchs Mission in Wenatchee, Wa


Week of the Prodigal Three Hierarchs Mission (fb) in Wenatchee,Washington presents: “God is Wonderful in his Saints”  A book of Akathists. “This beautiful, hard cover compilation is uniquely comprised of Thirty Akathist Hymns (see list below) to many of the most beloved Saints of the Orthodox … Continue reading

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Doxacon Seattle Tickets on Sale now! July 17-19th 2015


  Peter and Paul Fast DOXACON Seattle 2015  July 17 – 19, Tickets Now on Sale!!! Tickets are now available for Doxacon (fb) Seattle 2015, the West Coast’s only Christian-focused science fiction and fantasy conference, that also includes services. It … Continue reading

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Icon Workshop with Deacon Matthew Garrett in Boise, Idaho Sept 7-11th, 2015


XB! Icon Workshop with the NW’s own  Deacon Matthew Garrett  hosted by St Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church, in Boise, Idaho. (fb)   From a Previous Post:  The Idaho Statesman had a front page article on Nov 5, 2011 about the Northwest’s … Continue reading

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KLIROS will sing the Liturgy, Jan 25th, 2015 at St Nicholas in Portland, OR


Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland! KLIROS (FB), a mixed chorus dedicated to singing quality Orthodox liturgical music, sings the Divine Liturgy* for the feast of St. Gregory the Theologian When: Sunday, January 25 (Pentecost XXXIII) at 9:30am  Where: St. Nicholas Orthodox Church   (FB) , … Continue reading

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Echoes of the Rennaisance Performed by Cappella Romana in Seattle and Portland Jan 9, 10 and 11th, 2015


Христос Pаждается! Славите! Christus Natus est! Gaudete! Χριστὸς Γεννᾶται! Δοξάσατε! Hristos se Naste! Ma ç riòi-L!    Cappella Romana (FB) Echoes of the Renaissance Ockeghem: Missa MiMi (Latin) Tikey Zes: Divine Liturgy (Greek) Seattle: Fri. 9 Jan, 8 pm TICKETS Portland: Sat. … Continue reading

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Carol of the Bells and other Christmas Music with СЕРПАНОК/Serpanok and АЛХИМЕЯ/Alchymeia Saturday Dec 20, 2014 Medina, Washington


The Ukrainian Association of Washington presents Serpanok Ukrainian Chorus and Alchymeia Folk Ensemble singing Carols!  

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Handel’s Messiah with the Portland Baroque Orchestra Dec 12-15th, 2014


Choral Glory Portland Baroque Orchestra (PBO) presents:  HANDEL’S MESSIAH “For over 25 years PBO’s Messiah performances have been a Portland tradition.  Continue that tradition or start one with your family this year.  Many sections sellout over Thanksgiving weekend, so get your tickets … Continue reading

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Sacred Songs of Serbia with Bogdan Djakovic Conducting Cappella Romana In Seattle and Portland Oct 24-25th, 2014


Cappella Romana (FB) Performs! Meet Bogdan Djaković! from Novi Sad, Serbia Serbian conductor and musicologist Bogdan Djaković directs Cappella Romana in a program of resplendent choral works from his native country. Sacred Songs of Serbia Bogdan Djaković, guest director 24-25 October … Continue reading

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“The Fall of Constantinople” Performed by Cappella Romana Seattle Aug 29 Seattle Portland Aug 30th, 2014


Dormition Fast A Joyous Fast to All! Cappella Romana is performing:   The Fall of Constantinople Cappella Romana, just before its European tour Hear Ancient Byzantine Chanting from the cathedral of Hagia Sophia in Constantinople c. 1453. The program also … Continue reading

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Interview On AFR about Doxacon Seattle – Where Faith and Truth meets Science Fiction and Fantasy Aug 2014, Plan Now!


Bobby Maddex interviews Fr. David Subu and Daniel Silver about an upcoming event called Doxacon, which may very well be the first Orthodox conference on science fiction and fantasy. Here is the recent interview on Ancient Faith Radio: Where Faith & Truth … Continue reading

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New edition of Spiritual Spring/Весна духовная Dedicated to St John of SF Get Your Copy Now!


Holy Royal Martyrs of Russia: Tsar Nicholas II, Tsarit-sa Alexandra, Crown Prince Alexis, and Grand-duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia, and those martyred with them (1918). Spiritual Spring (FB) the journal of the Western American Diocese of ROCOR is a a great … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: CONCERT IZVORUL at Biserica Ortodoxa Sfanta Maria Romanian Orthodox


Biserica Ortodoxa Sfanta Maria (FB) in Portland, Oregon  hosted a concert prior to Pascha this year.  OrtodoxPortland posted a video of the event:  Enjoy the Romanian singing is lovely!      

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KLIROS Auditions, Sunday, July 6, 2014 at St Nicholas in Portland, OR


Hat tip to OrthodoxPortland! KLIROS  (FB), Portland’s semi-professional mixed chorus specializing in Orthodox liturgical music, will host auditions for new singers Sunday, July 6 at 6pm, St. Nicholas Church, (FB) 2210 SW Dolph Court, Portland, Oregon. Singers should be adept at … Continue reading

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“A Cold Age” A Reflection by Fr Farley of St Hermans in Surrey, BC


“A Cold Age.” is a reflection recently ran on the OCA website written by the NW own Fr Farley of St Herman of Alaska Parish in Surrey, BC.  Fr Farley is a busy Priest here is an excerpt from the … Continue reading

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