Don Cossack Choir

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Don Cossack Choir is the name of various male choirs of Don Cossacks , most of which are active in exile and mainly maintain a repertoire of Russian folk music and folklore .

The most famous of these choirs was the Don Cossack Choir Serge Jaroff , which existed from 1921 to 1979. If there were already several competing ensembles at the time of the existence of this choir, several successor ensembles were formed after the dissolution.

Well-known choirs


  • Volker Wieprecht and Robert Skuppin: "Don Kosaken Chöre". In: The Lexicon of Vanished Things . Rowohlt, Berlin 2009.

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