Music of Russia. Russian Federation. Largest country in world (spans Europe and Asia) Demographics: 80% ethnic Russian Religion: Eastern Orthodoxy (establ. 988) is predominant. 1861-abolition of serfdom 1917-coup ended 300 years of monarchy 1922- Soviet Union formed (White Army defeated)
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1909 Peasant Girls (Prokudin-Gorskii)
1. calendar songs (e.g. pre-Lenten songs, seasonal festivals, harvest songs
2. rite of passage songs (esp. wedding songs and dances)
3. Work songs (e.g. harvesting, haymaking)