vologoda bells
vologoda bells

In old Russia, sanctity was thought to radiate out as far as a bell could be heard. So bells grew bigger and bell towers higher and the pealing of church bells resounded in ever wider circles through the forests. The special art of playing such bells is now being rediscovered by young ringers in the northern city of Vologda.


vologoda bells

Hear the Vologda Bells or listen to the Vologda Choir—Clip 1 or Clip 2. (RealAudio)


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