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Folksongs of Russia

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A remarkable feature of the Ensemble is that the singers are all graduates of the Moscow Conservatoire handpicked for excellence both musically and vocally. Rich and deep as only in Russia.

The Ensemble of Soloists Moskovskaya Kapella, Gennady Dmytriak.

“Those of us whose acquaintance with the Russian repertory begins and ends with the ‘Song of the Volga Boatmen’ are in for a rare treat.. both chorus and soloists are outstanding” – Choir & Organ Magazine

On This Recording

  1. Oy, kudriash moy, kudriash (My Curly-Haired Lad): Oy, kudriash moy, kudriash (My Curly-Haired Lad) (arr. V. Kalistratov for choir)
  2. A trubushku trubyat (The Pipe Blows) (arr. A. Larin for choir)
  3. In the Dark Forest: V tiomnom lese (In the Dark Forest) (arr. A. Sveshnikov for choir)
  4. Dorozhenka (The Road): Dorozhenka (The Road) (arr. for choir)
  5. Vyeniki (Besoms): Veniki (Brooms) (arr. F. Rubstov for mixed choir)
  6. Kolokol’chik (The Lonely Coach Bell): Kolokol’chik (The Lonely Coach Bell) (arr. A. Sveshnikov for choir)
  7. Chas pa chas (Hour after hour): Chas pa chas (Hour after hour) (arr. for choir)
  8. Ya vichor mlada vo piru byla (I was feasting one day): Ya vichor mlada vo piru byla (I was feasting one day) (arr. for choir)
  9. Step da step krugom (All Around the Steppe): Step da step krugom (All Around the Steppe) (arr. for choir)
  10. Tanya-Tanyusha: Tanya-Tanyusha (arr. V. Kalistratov for choir)
  11. Matushka, shto vo poly pylno? (Mother, What is There, Out in the Field?): Matushka, shto vo poly pylno? (Mother, what is there, out in the field?) (arr. for choir)
  12. Ush, ty zimushka-zima (Oh, you winter): Ush, ty zimushka-zima (Oh, you winter) (arr. for choir)
  13. Vniz pa matushke pa Volge (Down the Volga): Vniz pa matushke pa Volge (Down the Volga) (arr. for choir)
  14. Susitka (Lady Neighbour): Susitka (Lady Neighbour) (arr. for choir)
  15. Kak na matushke na Nive-rike (On the River Neva): Kak na matushke na Nive-rike (On the River Neva) (arr. for choir)
  16. Dvenadsat’ razboynikov (Twelve Robbers): Dvenadsat’ razboynikov (Twelve Robbers) (arr. for choir)
  17. Vecherny zvon (Evening Bells): Vecherny zvon (Evening Bells) (arr. A. Sveshnikov for choir)
  18. Christmas Carols: Nebo i zemlya (Heaven and Earth)
  19. Christmas Carols: Nova radast (New Joy)
  20. Christmas Carols: Svytata nich (Holy Night)
  21. Christmas Carols: Dobry vechar (Good Evening)
  22. Christmas Carols: Angely v nyebe (Angels in heaven)
  23. Christmas Carols: Kolyada Prishla (Here’s to Christmas)
  24. Christmas Carols: Nebo i zemlya (Heaven and Earth)