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Red Army Chorus - The Best Of The Original Ensemble


Release Date: 09/16/2008 
Label:  Analekta   Catalog #: 22002   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  ZerjinskiTraditionalLev KnipperYury S. Milyutin,   ... 
Performer:  Boris ZhaivoronokAleksey MartinovValeriy GavvaAnatoli Solovyanenko,   ... 
Conductor:  Anatoly MaltsevIgor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes folksong(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Soviet Red Army Chorus. Includes folksong(s) by various composers. Ensemble: Soviet Red Army Chorus. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Rider's March by Zerjinski
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
2. Troika by Traditional
Performer:  Boris Zhaivoronok (Bass)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
3. Oh, my field by Lev Knipper
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
4. When soldiers sing by Yury S. Milyutin
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
5. Nightingales by Vasily Solov'yov-Sedoy
Performer:  Aleksey Martinov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1945; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 5 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
6. Dark Eyes by Anonymous
Performer:  Valeriy Gavva (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
7. Brave Don Cossacks by Traditional
Performer:  Anatoli Solovyanenko (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
8. Ernani: Evviva! Beviam! Nel vino cerchiam by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9. Song of the Volga boatmen by Traditional
Performer:  Pyotr Gluboky (Bass)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
10. Russian Song by B. Alexandrov
Performer:  Vladimir Maistruck (Bass)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
11. Kalinka by Traditional
Performer:  Aleksey Martinov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
12. Boris Godunov: Hark, 'tis the knell of death by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
13. Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 5 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: French 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
14. Dear Soul by Traditional
Performer:  Vadim Korshunov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Written: Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
15. Ukrainian Folksong by Traditional
Performer:  Igor Volkov (Bass)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
16. Midnight in Moscow by Vasily Solov'yov-Sedoy
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USSR 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
17. May Night: Excerpt(s) by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Vadim Korshunov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 1 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: Russian 
18. Porgy and Bess: I got plenty o' nuttin' by George Gershwin
Performer:  Barseg Tumanyan (Bass)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Written: 1935 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Language: English 
19. Granada by Agustín Lara
Performer:  Barseg Tumanyan (Bass)
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Mexico 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Language: Spanish 
20. National Anthem of the USSR by Alexander V. Alexandrov
Conductor:  Anatoly Maltsev,  Igor Agafonnikov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Red Star Red Army Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1987-89 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Russian 

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