Russian Acquisitions during July 2018

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Стихи покаянные : для смешанного хора без сопровождения : на тексты второй половины XVI века / Алфред Шнитке ; том подготовлен Иваном Муди и Алексеем Вульфсоном = Penitential verses : for mixed choir a cappella : to old Russian texts, second half of the 16th century / Alfred Schnittke ; volume edited by Ivan Moody and Aleksey Vulfson
Schnittke, Alfred, 1934-1998, composer
Sankt-Peterburg : Izdatelʹstvo "Kompozitor" = [2017]
Plakasi︠a︡ Adamo, pred raemo sedi︠a︡ = Adam sat weeping at the gates of Paradise -- Priimi mi︠a︡, pustyni, i︠a︡ko mati chado svoe = O wilderness, gather me into your silent and gentle lap -- Sego radi nishch esmʹ = That is why I live in poverty -- Dushe moi︠a︡, pochto vo gresekh prebyvaeshi = My soul, why are you in a state of sin? -- Okai︠a︡nne, ubogyi cheloveche! = O man, doomed and wretched! -- Zri︠a︡ korable, naprasno pristavaema = When they beheld the ship that suddenly came -- Dushe moi︠a︡, kako ne ustrashaeshisi︠a︡ = Oh my soul, why are you not afraid? -- Ashche khoshcheshi pobediti bezvremi︠a︡nnui︠u︡ pechalʹ = If you wish to overcome unending sorrow -- Vospomi︠a︡nukh zhitie svoe kliroskoe = I have reflected on my life as a monk -- Pridete, khristonosenii li︠u︡die = Christian people, gather together -- Nago izydokho na plachʹ sei = I entered this life of tears a naked infant -- [Bez slov] = [Wordless humming].
Paddock M2092.S36 S85 2017

ArkhiDron : pi︠a︡tyĭ fasad sovremennoĭ Moskvy = Spying on Moscow : a winged guide to architecture = Fünfte Fassade : Moskau aus der Vogelperspektive
Esakov, Denis, 1984- photographer
Berlin : DOM publishers, [2017]
This collector's album presents Moscow's architectural icons. With photographic precision, Denis Esakov captures the fifth façade of the largest European metropolis: roofs, domes, and cube-like buildings stacked on top of each other. By gazing through the drone's eye, the artist fosters a novel visual aesthetic that opens up new vistas, even for Moscow connoisseurs.
Sherman TR659 .E83 2017

Alexandre Nevsky : opus 78, cantate pour mezzo-soprano, chœur et orchestre
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953, composer
Paris : Le Chant du monde éditions musicales, [2017]
Paddock M1533 .P76 2017x

Dostoevsky : life full of passion : 8 episodes
director, Vladimir Khotinenko
Moskva : [publisher not identified], 2011
"Dostoevsky seen through the prism of his relationships, and his struggles with poverty, trial, exile and imprisonment in Omsk, Siberia, writings, gambling."--IMDb.
Jones Media DVD 21626

2 билета на дневной сеанс / Ленфильм ; режиссер-постановщик, Г. Раппапорт ; авторы сценария, Б. Чирсков, Е. Худик
[Russia] : CP Digital, [2001]
A police thriller about a young detective who investigates his last case because he does not feel that he is cut out for detective work.
Jones Media DVD 21627

Поезд прибывает в Бостон : рассказы и очерки / Евгений Бухин
Бухин, Евгений, author
Moskva : Russkiĭ putʹ, 2017
Baker Berry PG3491.46.U394 P64 2017

One-two, soldiers were going
Alexander Dovzhenko Film Studio ; Vremya Artistic Association
[Moscow] : RUSCICO, 2005
"The last film by Leonid Bykov, and his last film role. The tragic and the comic, the heroic and the lyrical -- all has interwoven onscreen into an unusual story about the fathers remaining forever young and the children coming to the place where exactly thirty years ago their most dear ones took the last deadly battle"--Container.
Jones Media DVD 21625

Белые росы / Беларусьфильм ; сценарий А. Дударев
[Russia] : СР Диджитал, Атомик Хоум Видео : 2001
Residents of this village used to enjoy peace and quiet. But then, the young people left for the cities, and now it appears that the village itself may fall victim to 'development'.
Jones Media DVD 21629

Баллада о бомбере = Ballad of the bomber / Пронто Филм ; режиссер, Виталий Воробьев ; сценарист, Аркадий Тигай
Москва : Санкт-Петерсбург : Бест Кино кинокомпания, Филм УА ; 2011
After their plane crashes in German-occupied territory, bomber pilot Grivt︠s︡ov, radio operator Kati︠a︡ (with whom Grivt︠s︡ov is in love), and navigator Linʹko are miraculously unhurt. Now, they must find a way to complete their mission and then return to friendly territory.
Jones Media DVD 21628