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Balalaika Hits on YouTube

News Main page Recommended Links Selected Songs Selected female singers Selected male singers Waltz Choirs Russian interpretation of foreign hits
Romances Songs of the wartime Duets Old Russian Rock Groups Bards Russian Basso Profondo Classic Ukrainian songs Songs from Famous Russian Cartoons Old foreign songs widely popular in Russia
Sinyavskaya Anna German Pugacheva Rotaru Tolkunova Shulzhenko Dolina Bulanova Senchina
Gerello Hvorostovsky Yury Gulayev Nicolai Gedda Baskov Antonov Muslim Magomaev Malinin Letshenko
My star Those Were the Days Beliy Akatsii Grozya Dushistie  Ya vas lubil Dark Eyes aka Les Yeux Noirs  Only Once (once in a lifetime) Russian Romances by Sergey Yesenin Russian musical humor Tetris music

Long with YouTube you also can listen to balalaika samples from Amazon (while they are fragments, they are usually of higher quality then YouTube versions and give more correct impression about particular artist (s) performance):

One Osipov State Orchestra MP3 collection is available from Amazon fro $9.49; It is also available in CD format ).  You can see some of the possibilities of instrument in this recording Balalaika - Aleksei Arkhipovsky - Manege - Moscow 2006 (wait for 3:00-4:00 and 5:00 parts to see really interesting things) as well as in this one Russian Balalaika Music - Paganini Kapric on Balalaika.


Old News

[Jul 15, 2015] Alexei Arkhipovskiy

[Jul 15, 2015] Evgeniy Blinov

[Jul 15, 2015] Random finding

Recommended Links

Osipov State Orchestra

I have found a couple of authentic Osipov performance on YouTube:

Other Assorted Hits


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