Leonid Kharitonov and the Russian Red Army Choir perform the Russian folk song “Ej Uhnem!” (“The Song of the Volga Boatmen” or “Yo, Heave Ho!”), with English subtitles.
NOTE! High Quality video. This version presents better colors, better resolution and better sound. This is the best quality of the video recording available so far.
Posted in 1965 German Movie, The Choir, The Soloists Tagged 1965, baritone, bass, choir, classical, Films, folksongs, German, Kharitonov, songs, videos
“Сусiдко” – (“The Girl Next Door”) Ukrainian Cossack Folk Song performed by the Alexandrov Red Army Choir.
Posted in 1965 German Movie, Films, The Choir Tagged 1965, choir, Cossacks, folksongs, German, Moscow, songs, Ukranian, videos
The Alexandrov song and dance Ensemble of the Russian Red Army performs “The Song of Young Soldiers”.
Music by P. Akulenko, lyrics by Y. Shvedov
Nikolay Gres (tenor) & The Alexandrov Red Army Choir perform “The Cossack Levko’s Song About the Headman” from the opera “The Night in May” by Rimsky-Korsakov, Story by Nikolay Gogol.
Conductor – Boris Alexandrov
Early 60-s. Continue reading
Posted in Song Reviews, The Choir, The Soloists Tagged 1963, choir, classical, Cossacks, folksongs, Gres, songs, tenors, Ukranian
The last concert of the Twice Red Banner Song and Dance Ensemble of the Russian Army under A.V. Alexandrov at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, 2016.
Posted in Films Tagged Alexandrov Ensemble, choir, concerts, folksongs, modern, Moscow, songs, tenors, The Red Army Choir, TVshows, videos