A banner welcoming the Miami University Choir to Russia.

2003 Miami Russian Tour Choir

In the Spring of 2003, with funding from the Havighurst Center, the combined choirs from Miami University, under the direction of Ethan Sperry, toured in Russia and Estonia where they met and worked with Russian musicians and sang Russian music in the concert halls and churches for which it was written.

May 6-19, 2003
Monday, May 12

St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonic

Tuesday, May 13

Peter and Paul Church

Wednesday, May 14

Novgorod Philhamonic

Friday, May 16

Assembly Hall of the Institute of Physics

Saturday, May 17

Moscow State Academic Philharmonic
Tchikovski Hall, Moscow Philharmonic

See their Concert Tour Program [PDF]* in Russian

Read "I Wish You Peace" [PDF]* written by Nicole Dieker and translated into Russian for their tour.

The choir in performance [PDF]*. 

* Accessible version of document available upon request