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Articles tagged as Choir

  • Sad Goswami Astakam - A Musical Choir

    A choir piece by Zoltan Bakaja (Syamasundra Das, SRS).

  • Jayadev's Virtual Mantra Choir presents "Giri Govardhan"

    To celebrate his108th Mantra Choir Jayadev with the help of music producer Gareth Rhys Jones has put together this wonderful VIRTUAL Mantra Choir with vocal and instrumental offerings from people from all around the globe, many of whom have no previous musical experience. The video includes special guest appearances from Boy George, Tim Wheater, Gaurangi Dasi (Pia Richarson) and Mark Haley performing "Giri Govardhan" a mantra piece written especially for this project by Jayadev John Richardson. Stay tuned, a new mantra choir project is coming up soon. Read the ISKCON News report about the topic: http://iskconnews.org/virtual-mantra-choir-to-feature-hundreds-of-webcam-singers,4590/

  • Virtual Mantra Choir To Feature Hundreds of Webcam Singers

    A unique offering may be presented to the sacred hill Giri Govardhana upon the October 24th festival of Govardhana Puja this year. Renowned UK musician and singer Jayadeva Das (John Richardson) will put together a virtual version of his Mantra Choir project in which over 108 – and possibly as many as 300 or 400 – singers will harmonize through their webcams on a mantra in praise of Govardhana.

  • When Choirs Sing, Many Hearts Beat As One

    Lifting voices together in praise can be a transcendent experience, unifying a congregation. But is there actually a physical basis for those feelings?

  • Shyamasundara Dasa: Preaching to the Choir
    A Hungarian music teacher has brought together two beautiful yet unlikely companions—Western classical music and traditional Vaishnava songs.