By Wjatscheslaw Zhilin. Russian songs and dances for voice, recorders, and Orff instruments. Part of the Orff-Schulwerk series. The author says Russian songs must be sung in Russian, so only a phonetic transcription under the notation of the voice part is provided. Read the preface for correct adjustments in pronunciation - the phonetic transcriptions were made according to German pronunciation. English literal translations are included. 5 of the 12 pieces have dance or game directions.
Contents: The Rain, The Friends (with game idea), The Path (with dance directions), Along the Don, Oh You Winds, Cut the Hay My Scythe, One Two I Love You, Siskin Siskin Little Siskin (dance song with dance directions), The Moon Is Shining (instrumental with dance directions), Round Dance Patterns, In the Garden (instrumental with dance directions), In the Fields, Oh My Little Snowball Tree.