May 23, 2019
New album of the Folklore Ensemble “Chitinskaya Sloboda” is called “Songs of Russian people, part 2”. This is the second part of the cycle of albums, which will include the full song repertoire of the Chitinskaya Sloboda.
New album of the Folklore Ensemble “Chitinskaya Sloboda” is called “Songs of Russian people, part 2”. This is the second part of the cycle of albums, which will include the full song repertoire of the Chitinskaya Sloboda. The recording takes the listener to a long journey through time, at the time of active development of new lands by tsarist Russia, as well as during the 1st World War. The songs provide us with vivid pictures of peaceful life, as well as stories from the military everyday life of the Cossacks.
You can listen to the marching, historical and dance songs of the Cossacks of Siberia, Don, Kuban and Terek on the first CD, while the second disc includes “popular” songs - Cossack romances and lyrical songs.The album was recorded at the studio of Alexander Vladykin (http://vladykinmusic.ru/index.php/studio) in Novosibirsk. A beautiful two-disc edition with a 32-page booklet designed by famous Russian painter Vladimir Rasputin, as well as Anna "Nyurych" Volkova (Vladykina) known for the records of Russian punk and psychedelic rockgroup «ГражданскаяОборона» and Yanka Dyageleva.
The musicians from ensemble actively study and promote Russian traditional culture, find and restore rare songs, and are engaged in educational activities. For “Chitinskaya Sloboda” there is a characteristic choral performance of traditional Cossack songs, as well as songs of old residents of Siberia and Old Believers. In the team you can hear songs in male, female or mixed performance. The ensemble includes are Alexander Avdeev, Vyacheslav Egorov, Vladimir Kravtsov, Arina Nekrasova, Larisa Pakhomova, Alexey and Natalia Ryumkins, Leonid Subotny and Lyubov Tkachenko. Often, singing is accompanied by Russian folk instruments: balalaika or harmonica.
Теги: Folklore Ensemble, Chitinskaya Sloboda, Songs of Russian people 2, russian folklore, russian military songs, Russian folk songs, russian cossack songs