• 7 September 2016

    St Nicholas Cathedral in Montreal Will Host the 25th Annual Church Musicians’ Conference. October 5-9.

    In accordance with the Decree received from His Eminence, our First Hierarch, Metropolitan Hilarion, we hereby inform all the rectors, choir conductors and singers of our Diocese that the Liturgical Music Commission of the Synod of Bishops is convening the 25th Annual Russian Orthodox Church Music Conference. This conference will take place from the 5-9 of October at the St. Nicholas Orthodox Cathedral in Montreal, Quebec. The title of the conference is “The Music of Today’s Russian Orthodox Church/Perspectives in Creative Artistry and Technique”.

    All rectors and choir conductors are directed to disseminate the information ( about the upcoming conference among all the singers of the Diocese. It is recommended that a minimum of one delegate from each parish is sent to the Conference and, if at all possible, at least partially supported financially. Hotel registration must be completed by 20 September.

    May God bless all those who toil in the realm of liturgical singing.

    Archbishop of Montreal and Canada Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia

    № 09/16/07
    August 24/ September 6, 2016

    For more information see the conference website or