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Song Of The Volga Boatmen, Etc / Alexandrov, Et Al


Release Date: 09/18/2007 
Label:  Emi Great Recordings Of The Century Catalog #: 92030   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  TraditionalIsaak DunayevskyGeorgi NosovBoris Mokrousov,   ... 
Performer:  Artur EizenI. DidenkoEvgeny BelyaevAlexey Sergeyev,   ... 
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army ChorusSoviet Army Band
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes little bells. Ensemble: Soviet Army Chorus. Conductor: Boris Alexandrov. Soloist: Nikolay Abramov. Includes little bells. Ensemble: Soviet Army Chorus. Conductor: Boris Alexandrov. Soloist: Nikolay Abramov. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Song of the Volga boatmen by Traditional
Performer:  Artur Eizen (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Written: Russia 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
2. Song of Youth by Isaak Dunayevsky
Performer:  Artur Eizen (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
3. A birch tree in the field by Traditional
Performer:  I. Didenko (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Written: Russia 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
4. Far Away by Georgi Nosov
Performer:  Evgeny Belyaev (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Russia 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
5. You are always beautiful by Boris Mokrousov
Performer:  Evgeny Belyaev (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
6. Kalinka by Traditional
Performer:  Evgeny Belyaev (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Written: Russia 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
7. Along the Piterskaïa by Traditional
Performer:  Alexey Sergeyev (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Written: Russia 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
8. Bandura by Traditional
Performer:  I. Savchuk (Tenor), V. Fedorov (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Written: Ukraine 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
9. The Decembrists: Soldier's Chorus by Yuri Shaporin
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920-1953; USSR 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
10. Ah! Lovely Night by Traditional
Performer:  Evgeny Belyaev (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Date of Recording: 03/08/1963 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
11. Kamarinskaya by Mikhail Glinka
Performer:  E. Foektistov (Balalaika), Boris Feoktistov (Balalaika)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Russia 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1963 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
12. Annie Laurie by Lady John Douglas Scott
Performer:  Evgeny Belyaev (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1963 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: English 
13. Dark Eyebrows by Traditional
Performer:  I. Savchuk (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Ukrainian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
14. Poem of the Ukraine by Anatoly N. Alexandrov
Performer:  Alexey Sergeyev (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Russia 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
15. No! John, no! by Traditional
Performer:  Artur Eizen (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Written: USA 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: English 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
16. Oh, my field by Lev Knipper
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956)
Composition written: USSR (1933 - 1934). 
17. Snow Flakes by Traditional
Performer:  I. Didenko (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
18. Ho ro, my nut-brown maiden by Traditional
Performer:  I. Savchuk (Tenor), Nikolay Abramov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: Romantic 
Written: Scotland 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: Russian 
Notes: This selection is a mono recording.
EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
19. If I Had a Hammer (The Hammer Song) by Pete Seeger
Performer:  Alexey Sergeyev (Bass)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: English 
Notes: EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, England (07/24/1956 - 07/27/1956) 
20. It's a long way to Tipperary by Jack Judge
Performer:  K. Gerasimov (Baritone)
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; USA 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1963 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: English 
21. God save the King/Queen by Anonymous
Conductor:  Boris Alexandrov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Soviet Army Chorus,  Soviet Army Band
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1744; England 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1963 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, Engl 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Song of Youth (2007 Digital Remaster)
A birch tree in a field did stand (Beriozonka) (2007 Digital Remaster)
Far Away (2007 Digital Remaster)
You are always beautiful (2007 Digital Remaster)
Kalinka (2007 Digital Remaster)
Along Peter's Street (2007 Digital Remaster)
Bandura (sung in Ukrainian) (2007 Digital Remaster)
Soldiers' Chorus (from The Decembrists) (2007 Digital Remaster)
Beautiful Moonlit Night
Kamarinskaya (2007 Digital Remaster)
Annie Laurie (2007 Digital Remaster)
Black Eyebrows (sung in Ukrainian)
Ukrainian Poem (2007 Digital Remaster)
Oh no, John! (sung in English) (2007 Digital Remaster)
Song of the Plains (Meadowland)
Snowflakes (2007 Digital Remaster)
Song of the Volga Boatmen (2007 Digital Remaster)
Nut-Brown Maiden
The Little Bells
If I had a hammer
It's a long way to Tipperary (2007 Digital Remaster)
God Save the Queen [Soviet Army Chorus version; sung in English] (2007 Digital Remaster)

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