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Blue Handkerchief | Sing, Play, Accordion

Recorded Sound | RG Number: RG-91.1968

Soviet songs popular during WWII. Recorded in Moscow, 1942-1943. The waltz-song "Blue Handkerchief," written in the early years of the war, was fitted with new lyrics better suited to the wartime spirit by Army Lieutenant Mikhail Maksimov in 1942.

Side A: Синий платочек (Siniy Platochek) [Blue Handkerchief]
Music: Jerzy Petersburski
Words: Lieutenant Mikhail Maksimov
Vocalist: Klavdiia Shulzhenko
Jazz ensemble directed by Klavdiia Shulzhenko and Vladimir Koralli

Side B: Пой, играй, гармошка (Poi, igrai, garmoshka) [Sing, Play, Accordion]
Music: Igor Morozov
Words: A. Sofronov
Red Army Song and Dance Ensemble, directed by S. I. Lappo

Date
Recorded:  1942-1943
Language
English
Genre/Form
Music.
 
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