New Tour: A Musical Journey to Russia

Anniversary tour Don KosakenChor Russland & conductor Marcel N. Verhoeff: A Musical Journey to Russia

This year the Don KosakenChor Russland and its main conductor Marcel N. Verhoeff celebrate their 25th anniversary. The choir always caries away the audience: its moving singing and performances ensure a unique experience of Russian music and culture. During the anniversary tour the choir will bring many known and unknown Russian songs to stage under the leadership of Marcel Verhoeff. It will be a festive and moving trip through the old and new Russia.

About the Don KosakenChor Russland

The Don KosakenChor Russland was established in 1992 after then president Jeltsin gave permission to award the Cossacks elite corps status. The choir celebrated its first lustrum in 1999 and was awarded the status of “Army choir of the great Don Army.” In the year 2000 it performed at the White House in Moscow. This concert represented a big break and led to sold out concerts all over Europe. Many European television broadcasters such as, the NOS-Journaal, RTL-Deutschland and RTL-Nederland reported on the Moscow concert. The Don KosakenChor Russland then recorded a CD in Moscow and shot the first takes of a television special in june 2001.

Unique live registration available ‘A Cossack Serenade’

Currently, the Don Cossack Choir Russia is touring along Dutch and German theatres with the special programme ‘A Russian Serenade’. Everywhere audiences receive this extraordinary performance enthusiastically. One of the performances has been recorded and published in a limited edition. For only €20 (excl. €2 shipping) it is possible to obtain a CD with these special recordings!

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Live recording from the Great Hall of the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam in the series 'Sunday morning concerts' AVRO TROS

On December 21, 2014 the Don KosakenChor Russland & Instrumental Soloists Ensemble ‘Philarmonia’ performed in a sold-out Great Hall of the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam. You can listen to this concert through this link. Also you will find more information here.