Хор Государственной Третьяковской галереи.
Хор Московского Сретенского монастыря.
Earth is the Lord
Music by Georgy Sviridov
Choir of the State Tretyakov Gallery.
Choir of the Moscow Sretensky Monastery.
Accompanying photographs of the frescoes in the Church of the Prophet Elijah in Yaroslavl..
The church was built in 1647 – 1650 on the site of two former wooden churches -the church of Elijah the Prophet and the churcjh of the Intercession of Our Lady.
The frescoes date to 1680 and were painted by Yaroslavl masters under the direction of Guria Nikitin and Sila Savin, both from Kostroma.
Channel Nigel Fowler Sutton