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

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