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Christmas in Russia

Russian Orthodox Christmas Vespers

Andrey Bliznyuk (priest) & Alexy Zaitsev, Vladislav Sokolov (deacon)

Don Cossacks Choir Russia, Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff (direction)

The choir have an amazing sound with the depth and resonance of the low basses particularly striking. I really enjoyed it and it is well worth hearing. More…
  • Presto Recording of the Week
    29th November 2010

This release includes a digital booklet

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Contents

anon.: Nachalo velikogo povecheriya (Introduction to the Graet Compline)

Work length5:15
$1.00
$1.20
  • Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass), Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Zinoviev: S nami Bog (God Is With Us)

Work length5:14
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

anon.: Deva dnes' (Today the Virgin Gives Birth) [arr. D.S. Bortnyans'ky]

Work length2:13
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Mikhail Strokin: Nyne otpuschayeshi (Ode of Symeon)

Work length3:32
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Sergy Trubachev: Shestopsalmiye (the Six Psalms)

Work length4:07
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Hristov: Velikaya yekteniya (Great Litany)

Work length6:20
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Velikaya ekteniya [the Great Litany]

Track length6:20
$1.00
$1.20

Sergy Trubachev: Bog Gospod' i yavisya nam - Rohzdestvo Tvoje, Khriste Bozhe nash (Thy Nativity, O Christ Our God) [God Is the Lord and Hath Appeared Unto Us]

Work length3:18
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Hristov: Khvalite imya Gospodne (Praise the Name of the Lord)

Work length4:55
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Boris Dodonov: Velichaniye (the Exaltation of the Nativity of Christ)

Work length2:41
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Ot yunosti moyeya (from My Youth)

Work length4:14
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Chteniye Evangeliya (Gospel Reading)

Work length3:54
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Alexander Kosolapov: Slava v vishnich Bogu (Glory Be to God on High and Peace on Earth to All Men) [arr. A. Kosolapov]

Work length2:31
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$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Archimandrite Feofan: Irmos kanona i malaya ekteniya (the Heirmos of the Canon and Small Litany)

Work length2:00
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Apostol Nikolayev-Strumsky: Velikoye slavosloviye (Great Doxology)

Work length12:09
$3.00
$3.60
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Great Doxology

Track length12:09
$3.00
$3.60

anon.: Rozhdestvo Tvoye, Khriste Bozhe nash (Thy nativity, O Christ our God Troparion)

Work length1:05
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

anon.: Sugubaya ekteniya (Litany of Supplication)

Work length4:37
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Alexander Kosolapov: Utverdi, Bozhe (Establish, O God)

Work length2:39
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

anon.: Otpust (Dismissal)

Work length1:36
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff

Bortnyansky: Mnogoletiya (Many Years)

Work length4:20
$1.00
$1.20
  • Borislav Molchanov (tenor), Evgeny A. Polikanin (baritone), Andrey L. Kolesnikov (bass), Valery P. Obukhov (bass)
  • Don Kosaken Chor
  • Marcel Nicolajevich Verhoeff