Publisher description for A Russian song book / edited by Rose N. Rubin and Michael Stillman ; introduction by Henrietta Yurchenco ; [English translations by Jerry Silverman (with the assistance of Helen and Bill Silverman) ; piano arrangements and guitar chords by Jerry Silverman].

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traditional folk songs, plus 19 songs written in the folk style by 20th-century composers such as Shostakovich, Knipper and Zakharov. Reprinted from authoritative Soviet editions, each of the songs appears with a vocal line, full piano accompaniment and guitar chords. The lyrics are shown in the original Cyrillic, in transliteration and in an English translation. Introduction. Discography.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Folk music Soviet Union, Folk songs, Russian Soviet Union, Popular music Soviet Union