Golosa http://wmuk.org en Golosa, the Russian folk choir, will perform at sacred music fest http://wmuk.org/post/golosa-russian-folk-choir-will-perform-sacred-music-fest <p>The University of Chicago-based choir <a href="http://golosa.org">Golosa</a> was founded in the 1990s to explore Russian folk repertoire, especially that of the Old Believers, an isolated community who split from the Russian Orthodox church in the 17th century.&nbsp;</p><p>Choir member Anaïs Ahmed tells Cara Lieurance&nbsp;about what drew her into the music. Ms. Ahmed describes the full-voiced sound as a hair-raising sensation. They also discuss learning Russian pronunciation and the poetry of the songs.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:21:01 +0000 Cara Lieurance 10059 at http://wmuk.org Golosa, the Russian folk choir, will perform at sacred music fest