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Ivan The Terrible
Ivan IV: Stichera
and fragments of Ivan the Terrible's letter to Prince Andrei Kurbsky.
1. Sticheron No. 1 'For the Death of Pyotr, Metropolitan of Moscow and All Russia'
2. Sticheron No. 2 'To the Meeting of the Icon of Our Lady of Vladimir'
3. Fragment of Ivan IV the Terrible's letter to Prince Andrei Kurbsky: [Part 1]
4. Fragment of Ivan IV the Terrible's letter to Prince Andrei Kurbsky: [Part 2]
Alexander Kulinich (narrator)
Men’s Vocal Quartet
The first official release on the Melodiya label included the first Sticheron by Tsar Ivan IV (Ivan the Terrible) and both Stichera have not been presented on CD until now. Both the works are vespers and matins canticles, and are wonderful explorations of Russia’s renowned choral history.