|First Publication||1866 in A Collection of Popular Russian Songs (No.40)|
|Genre Categories||Folksongs; Songs; For voice, piano (arr); For voices with keyboard (arr); Scores featuring the voice (arr); Scores featuring the piano (arr); Russian language|
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|Work Title||Song of the Volga Boatmen|
|Alternative. Title||Зй, ухнемъ! ; Бурлацкая ; Ey, ukhmem! ; Russiches Volkslied ; He, uch-la ! ; Gesang der Wolgabootschlepper|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||None [force assignment]|
|First Publication.||1866 in A Collection of Popular Russian Songs (No.40)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||voice, piano (arr)|
|External Links||Wikipedia article (on the folksong)|
|Extra Information||Balakirev's setting arranged by at least three others
This song has been transcribed and expanded upon by various composers and jazzmen, as explained on Wikipedia.