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Topic: Ethnic Russian music


  
  Music of Russia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
During the period of Soviet domination, music was highly scrutinized and kept within certain boundaries of content and innovation.
The Mighty Handful and the Russian Music Society were rivals, with the former embracing a Russian national identity and the latter musically conservative.
Tatar folk music have rhythmic peculiarities and pentatonic intonation in common with nations of the Volga area, who are ethnically Finno-Ugric and Turkic.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Music_of_Russia   (1496 words)

  
 Ethnic Russian music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ethnic Russians are especially associated with classical styles of ballet and opera, of which composers like Mikhail Glinka, Sergei Prokofiev, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Igor Stravinsky and the members of The Mighty Handful are among the most well-known.
Late in the 19th century, elements of Russian folk music (such as the balalaika) began to be used in orchestras, beginning with one led by Vassily Andreyev.
During the Soviet era, music in the USSR was tightly restricted.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ethnic_Russian_music   (205 words)

  
 FBI raids stores in ethnic Russian area of Brooklyn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Newspapers in the ethnic Russian community here speculated that the raid on Berov may be part of a concerted effort of U.S. and Russian authorities to crack down on the piracy problem.
Russians, whose travel to and from Kaliningrad is currently unrestricted, might need to obtain a Shengen visa to visit the enclave, once bordering Poland and Lithuania join the EU in 2004.
The EU insists visas must be introduced for Russian citizens traveling to and from Kaliningrad to prevent illegal immigration and trafficking of drugs and weapons to EU territory.
www.russiajournal.com /fan/russia_6404_4096_news.htm   (1546 words)

  
 Folk-musician Mitya Kuznetsov. Music and projects. Ethno-Kuznya - russian folk music and instruments.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Modern Slavic folk with the elements of ethnic music.
Original music performed with real traditional chinese instruments and folk singing of the villiage people of chinese provinces...
Ethnic sound and original songs with the russian poetry of the beginning 19 centuries...
kuznya.ru /music_e.html   (190 words)

  
 TV ACRES: Ethnic Groups - Russian (Soviet/USSR)
Benjamin Shorofsky, a grey-bearded Russian immigrant (of the Jewish Faith) who taught music to the talented multi-ethnic group of students at New York City's High School For The Performing Arts.
She was a former music teacher who lost her job for dissenting against her government.
His class was filled with a variety of ethnic groups including a grumpy old Hungarian and former dentist from Budapest, Mr.
www.tvacres.com /ethnic_russian.htm   (1919 words)

  
 FBI raids stores in ethnic Russian area of Brooklyn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
IT experts say a number of other Russian cities are becoming important centers of information technology development, aided by foreign investment infrastructure and recruiting of programming talent.
Although Russian outsourcing sales are expected to double this year, companies spend much of their time coping with bureaucratic hurdles.
Providers of Internet services in the Russian Federation are considered providers of communication services and must act under licenses and certificates of compliance issued by the Ministry for Communications and Information.
russiajournal.com /fan/russia_4096_6641_news.htm   (1878 words)

  
 World Music Central - Russian_labels
Russian company Boheme Music is one of the major producers of music recordings on the former USSR territory.
Boheme Music also puts together research expeditions to gather the invaluable experience and musical traditions of different peoples and nationalities living in various parts of Russia.
Pravitelstvo Zvuka is a Russian music label, distributor, and publishing company that promotes and distributes World and New Age music since 1994 in the former -Soviet Union territories.
www.worldmusiccentral.org /staticpages/index.php/Russian_labels.htm   (289 words)

  
 Elena Dubinets, PhD
However, most of composers continue writing music in the new environment, try not to lose their national identity and form a strong national-oriented basis to their current music.
I hypothesize that there is an influence of ethnic sources of the knowledge base on the process of music composing.
My approach seeks to understand music creating in terms of application the fundamental cognitive processes to the existing ethnic music knowledge structures, like specific music forms, genres, melodic and rhythmic patterns.
depts.washington.edu /reecas/events/conf2003/abs03/dubinetsab.htm   (452 words)

  
 Shopping and More - Russian Top Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Russian Beat - Russian music CDs and tapes, Russian movie VCDs and VHS tapes.
You certainly would not be able, in a single generation, to Russian Flowers are words which even a baby can understand.
-- Ed Howe Russian For of all sad words of tongue or pen, The saddest are these: "It might have been!" -- John Greenleaf Whittier The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do more for the betterment of life.
www.shoppingtarget.com /Entertainment_Recordings_Music_Specialty_Regional_and_Ethnic_Russian.html   (1644 words)

  
 National and Ethnic - Russia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Russian Regions - The Russian Federation consists of 89 regions...
Russian Culture - Reign of Alexander II and Alexander III: 19th Century.
The Russian Press on the Arrival in Russia of Relics of SS Elizaveta Feodorovna and Nun Varvara.
learning.lib.vt.edu /slav/nat_ethnic_russia.html   (1528 words)

  
 FBI raids stores in ethnic Russian area of Brooklyn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A recent conference on Russian banking held in London this week cast light on the sector.
Sberbank and Vneshtorgbank are way in the lead, while Russia’s strongest 20-30 commercial banks are still too weak to grow dynamically on their own and compete with the state banks.
But head of ABN AMRO’s Russian department, Nicholas Haggerty, called on his colleagues to be more objective about opportunities for work in Russia.
russiajournal.com /fan/russia_4096_5518_news.htm   (1606 words)

  
 NORTHSTAR PRODUCTIONS
Russian Masters You never know when you might be called upon to score the next Doctor Zhivago, write a dance piece for a Russian folk ensemble, or create background music for a documentary on the Ukraine.
In fact, it's easy to see how ethnic Russian music might come in handy for a wide range of projects.
Birth of a Notion British-Polish composer Martin Kiszko recorded the original samples in England to score the BBC series Realms of the Russian Bear.
psbg.emusician.com /ar/emusic_northstar_productions_2   (816 words)

  
 Accordion Links: Eastern Europe
Russian folk music band Moscow Nights, with band leader Vitaliy Bezrodnov on bayan, was initially formed in Kaluga, Russia, but regrouped in the USA in 1996.
Basil Bunelik from Devon, England is an accordionist who is involved in klezmer, French and East European music: Russian, Ukranian, Moldavian and Romanian dance music in (semi-defunct) band Troika, klezmer with Exeter based community band City Streets, French music in duo Piaffinitee and Russian music in duo Zapaduchi.
Russian instrument ensemble EMMA from Togliatti, Samara Region, Russia, play Russian folk songs, Russia and foreign classics, variations of folk melodies and also original arrangements and compositions; They won a first prize at the 1999 Klingenthal competition.
www.accordionlinks.com /eastern.cfm   (4194 words)

  
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Portland, Ore. … An eclectic assortment of music, from Vivaldi to Gershwin, along with traditional Russian folk music, will be performed on Russian folk instruments by the innovative Trio Voronezh, who team up with the Oregon Symphony Pops on April 23, 24 and 25 at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall.
They play ethnic Russian folk instruments including the domra, a three-stringed long-necked mandolin, the triangular-shaped double-bass balalaika, the national instrument of Russia and the bajan, a button accordion.
They play traditional Russian folk instruments: a double-bass balalaika (the three-stringed Russian national instrument, with a triangular body made of fir), a domra (a three-stringed short-necked ancestor of the mandolin) and a bajan (a chromatic-button accordion, with various registers).
www.orsymphony.org /news/0405/0325_P7_voronezh.html   (940 words)

  
 National Anthems, Hymns, Patriotic and Folk Songs
Beth Gazo - Liturgical Music of the Syriac Orthodox Church.
Suomalaisen musiikin hakemisto 1901 - 1979: Database of finnish music 1901 - 1979.
The Karelian Folk Music Ensemble : From the Land of the Kalevala.
learning.lib.vt.edu /slav/national_anthems.html   (2428 words)

  
 Russian department store & gourmet food grocery store
Here you'll find unique Russian food dainties: palatable tender caviar, savoury smelling bread, true Russian vodka, delicious seafood, as well as healthy products for best nutrition, famous Russian souvenirs, music, video and a large collection of authentic Russian cooking recipes.
Read our new article about true Russian pancakes.
The place to buy high quality grocery and unique Russian traditional gourmet food and fare products at competitive and affordable prices and to learn about authentic cooking recipes in our cookbook, read cuisine articles, make foods shopping in the online nutrition gourmet foods store.
www.russianfoods.com   (294 words)

  
 Searchalot Directory for Top/Arts/Music/Sound_Files/Samples_and_Loops
Samples and loops of house music, techno and trance.
Offers music loops and sample CD's for use with any Acid program or any sound editor that reads WAV files.
Russian ethnic vocal samples recorded in one of the oldest Russian provinces.
www.searchalot.com /Top/Arts/Music/SoundFiles/SamplesandLoops   (1398 words)

  
 New Gibraltar Encyclopedia of Progressive Rock EM-EZ
Their music is a hybrid of orchestral classical and rock compositions, with an undeniable tilt towards the dramatic.
All the vocals parts were sung (of course) in the Old Russian language and all the male and female arias, as well as choruses, sound unusually yet fantastic to the accompaniment of mostly dramatic slow passages of violins.
Their music is much like the Italian 70's bands, yet there is definitely a strong Southern cultural influence, and the mix of these influences with those of Gong, Yes, Osanna, and Genesis makes their second (and only available CD) Crisalida a must have.
www.gepr.net /em.html   (16050 words)

  
 FBI raids stores in ethnic Russian area of Brooklyn   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Moscow’s official declarations of strategic cooperation and warm relations with Washington are betrayed by the Russian public’s strident anti-Americanism, says Andrei Piontkovsky.
But take any article, news item or commentary on international affairs from any Russian newspaper – from "patriotic" Zavtra to oligarch-controlled Nezavisimaya Gazeta – and any TV program from Russky Dom (Russian Home) to Post-scriptum: They are all deeply, emotionally and passionately anti-American.
Despairing of ever catching up with the Portuguese tortoise, Russians eagerly await the fall of the dollar and collapse of the American economy, just as their grandfathers awaited the world revolution and their fathers awaited the victory of communism over capitalism.
www.russiajournal.com /fan/russia_6575_4096_news.htm   (1851 words)

  
 Russian traditional artworks: lacquer boxes, lomonosov porcelain, gzhel, nesting dolls etc
Welcome to the fascinating world of Nickolai Gurgeiff, the manufacturer and purveyor of fine traditional Russian arts and crafts.
Since so many of Russia's artisans are working in small towns and villages outside the main cities, we make regular trips to these villages to recruit new talent.
Our goal of course, is to introduce the world to the wonders of Russian art, and in so doing to provide the artists themselves with the means to continue their magnificent work.
www.nickolai-gurgeiff.com   (419 words)

  
 Sample CD s from Russian Sounds.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Now you have such possibility, moreover, we offer you the access to the resources, with which you can use Russian ethnic voices in you musical compositions.
RUSSIAN ETHNIC VOCALS Sample CD - is the first ever and absolutely unique collection of the real Russian vocal patterns, which includes MORE THAN 800 SAMPLES in WAV format (44 000 Hz, 16bit, Stereo and Mono).
The samples were recorded in one of the oldest Russian provinces, where you still can here the breathing of ancient Russia.
www.russiansounds.com   (340 words)

  
 Home - Russian Fest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Russian speaking community in Milwaukee invites you and your family to join them in celebrating the rich ethnic heritages of the many regions of the former Soviet Union.
When the iron curtain fell, some 7,000+ Russian-speaking immigrants of various backgrounds and religious beliefs came to America and settled in the Milwaukee area.
Embracing the rich heritage and famous hospitality of the republics former Soviet Union, Milwaukee’s Russian Festival is proud to continue in the traditions and history.
www.russianfest.com   (199 words)

  
 Russian Wedding Customs - First Off - More Russian Wedding Customs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Russian Wedding Traditions and Customs: engagement and preparations...
Russian wedding protocol - engagement, preparations for the wedding, traditions and customs, rings, bride's dress etc...
Russian wedding protocol, part 2: The Wedding; Day 1...
weddings.perldiscuss.com /russian-wedding-customs.html   (268 words)

  
 UW Libraries - Music Library - Bands   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Archive of Maori and Pacific Music at the University of Auckland
Musical Traditions The Magazine for Traditional Music throughout the world.
Traditional Music of the Ethnic Minorities on the Philippine Islands
www.lib.washington.edu /music/world.html   (963 words)

  
 Music In Russia
Linda's music is an unusual and eclectic mix.
Essentially a kind of dance music, it has a lot of influences from ethnic, gothic, ambient and various world music genres.
The first album 'Songs of Tibetan Lamas' has a strong eastern feel in places, while 'Vorona' is a darker vision.
www.musicinrussia.com /musicpages/linda.htm   (141 words)

  
 Music of Russia - Pictures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Glinka and the composers who made up The Mighty Handful after him ( Rimsky-Korsakov, Mussorgsky, Balakirev, Borodin and Cui) were often influenced by Russian folk music and tales.
A musical underground ( magnitizdat) also arose, where poetic and satirical musicians like Bulat Okudzhava and Vladimir Vysotskiy gained fl market fame playing jazz and rock music.
The kurai is the most important instrument in the Bashkir ensemble
www.greatestinfo.org /Music_of_Russia   (1184 words)

  
 carptho: Teachers.Net Lesson Exchange - LESSON PLANS - SORTED BY CATEGORY - Sup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ethnic Music: Carptho Ruysn Music, level: Elementary Posted Thu Nov 9 12:01:56 PST 2000 by Juliana Galiyas (MJ103196@aol.com).
In terms of actual amount, among ten ethnic institutions it [The Croatian Cultural Alliance] was in sixth place after the Hungarians, Romis, Ruthenian-Ukrainian, Ruthenian revival and.
Ethnic Music: Carptho Ruysn (Elementary,Music) posted by Juliana Galiyas.
www.capes2estates.com /carptho.html   (260 words)

  
 Russian Radio Network   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Radio language radio programs listed below reach out to the Russian immigrant community in major cities in the US.
These broadcasts cover the top cities with the largest Russian communities.
These Russian language radio programs present the most cost effective way to reach this audience.
www.allied-media.com /RussianMarket/RussianRadio.htm   (54 words)

  
 Free Trance Music to download by Positively Dark best russian trance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The concert, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of HH Dalai Lama took place in Moscow Music Hall.
In this concert participated not only the performers of the ethnic music of different buddhist nations, but also the universal guru of russian rock music Boris Grenenschikov.
Music369 ::: PPK ::: Russian Trance : Formation...
www.entropymusic.com /music/trance/russian-trance.htm   (293 words)

  
 Russian art - Artists Online, Your Guide to Artists and Art Information on the Web.
Russian art - Artists Online, Your Guide to Artists and Art Information on the Web.
20th Century Russian realist and impressionist painting of the Soviet Era from private collections, solo and group exhibitions.
Oil paintings by the outstanding Russian artists of the Leningrad School.
artistsonline.biz /ethnic/russian.htm   (140 words)

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