The Cossacks Ride Over the Danube (Alexandrov Ensemble)

“The Cossacks Ride Over the Danube” is a famous Ukrainian folk song. Here it is played and sung by the Russian Alexandrov ensemble (also known as the “Red Army Chorus”). The Alexandrov Ensemble has entertained audiences both in Russia and throughout the world, performing a range of music including folk tunes, hymns, operatic arias, and …

Evgeny Belyaev sings “You are always beautiful”

Russian tenor Evgeny Belyaev sings “You are always beautiful”, a love song composed by Boris Mokrousov and arranged by Boris Alexandrovich Alexandrov. Recorded live at the Albert Hall, London, 1963, this is the performance by Belyaev that was described by The Times critic as “perfect”.