Aims & Objectives
Sruti School of Liturgical Music, Orthodox Seminary, Kottayam
The following are the aims and objectives of the School.
- To establish a musical educational institute and teaching centre of excellence to impart and popularise liturgical music in the best traditions of the Orthodox Church.
- To produce a comprehensive range of musical education including liturgical , sacramental, classical and light music, and also devotional and instrumental music.
- To hold seminars, training camps and workshops in various fields of music to interested and talented students.
- To develop expertise and leadership qualities of Choir leaders and members so as to better equip them to organize choirs in their respective parishes and thereby to bring about a uniformity and standard in the hymnody of the Orthodox Church.
- To facilitate the research and scientific study of Indian and Western music and their respective historical development, contributions and influences.
- To revive and popularise ancient liturgical music and its tunes.
- To guide talented musicians to compose tunes, songs and hymns in the worship of the Orthodox Church.
- To produce quality CD's and DVD's in liturgical, sacramental and devotional music.