The Christmas choral assembly took place in Nizhny Novgorod

The Christmas choral assembly took place in Nizhny Novgorod church, consecrated in honor of St. Alexander Nevsky.

The concert was attended by eight choirs, four staff and four secular diocesan.

In the program there is a literary and musical composition, dedicated to the celebration of Christmas. Nizhny Novgorod residents are to hear the best classic works of sacred music of Dmitry Bortniansky, Pavel Chesnokov, Dmitry Allemanov, and spiritual songs Banner and Kiev chant, Christmas carols. Performance of each group is preceded by classic Russian poetry devoted to Christmas.