SUPPORT FILMTRACKS! CLICK HERE FIRST:
Amazon.com
Amazon.co.uk
iTunes (U.S.)
Amazon.ca
Amazon.fr
eBay (U.S.)
Amazon.de
Amazon.es
Half.com
Glisten Effect
Editorial Reviews
Scoreboard Forum
Viewer Ratings
Composers
Awards
   NEWEST MAJOR REVIEWS:
     1. Avengers: Endgame
    2. Shazam!
   3. Dumbo
  4. Captain Marvel
 5. HTTYD: The Hidden World
6. The Lego Movie 2
   CURRENT MOST POPULAR REVIEWS:
         1. Batman
        2. Star Wars: The Last Jedi
       3. Apollo 13
      4. Edward Scissorhands
     5. How to Train Your Dragon
    6. Jurassic World: Kingdom
   7. First Man
  8. Solo: A Star Wars Story
 9. Justice League
10. Ready Player One
Home Page
Menu Options ▼
Comments about the soundtrack for Anastasia (Stephen Flaherty/David Newman)

Edit | Delete
Re: Russian lyrics in "Prologue"
• Posted by: msrini   <Send E-Mail>
• Date: Saturday, May 24, 2014, at 4:15 p.m.
• IP Address: akrmspsrvz4ts317-dmz.mycingular.net
• In Response to: Re: Russian lyrics in "Prologue" (RJ)
• Now Playing: Prologue

> I'm curious about this myself. For some reason, it seems as if I have
> heard the strain they are singing before, as if it was a national anthem.
> However, the Soviet Union's National Anthem did not include that
> particular strain so I'm stumped!

According to Aaron Ahles (on a YouTube comment):

"The tune that starts around 4:54 is from Rimsky-Korsakov's 'Russian Easter Festival Overture' which in and of itself is taken from the traditional Russian Orthodox chant "Let God Rise"



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQKZ3-OpoXM



Comments in this Thread:     Expand >>
  • Russian lyrics in "Prologue"  (12271 views)
       Taylor - Monday, June 10, 2002, at 10:09 a.m.
    •    Re: Russian lyrics in "Prologue"  (11677 views)
         RJ - Friday, August 9, 2002, at 7:28 a.m.
      •      Re: Russian lyrics in "Prologue"  (3987 views)    We're Here
           msrini - Saturday, May 24, 2014, at 4:15 p.m.
      •    Re: Russian lyrics in "Prologue"  (11842 views)
           val - Saturday, April 22, 2006, at 1:03 p.m.
      •    DUH  (10345 views)
           Cesar - Wednesday, October 15, 2003, at 12:27 p.m.
        •    Re: DUH  (10148 views)
             Taylor - Tuesday, September 7, 2004, at 6:15 p.m.
          •    Re: DUH  (9895 views)
               j - Wednesday, November 10, 2004, at 4:55 p.m.
            •    Re: DUH  (9955 views)
                 Junkie - Monday, December 19, 2005, at 8:57 a.m.


Copyright © 1998-2019, Filmtracks Publications. All rights reserved.
The reviews and other textual content contained on the filmtracks.com site may not be published, broadcast,
rewritten or redistributed without the prior written authority of Christian Clemmensen at Filmtracks Publications. Scoreboard created 7/24/98 and last updated 4/25/15.