song reviews

Blue Trolley: A Russian Folk Song Translated by Alex Genadinik

Blue Trolley is a Russian folk song that has been translated into English by Russian singer-songwriter, Alex Genadinik. Blue Trolley was initially written by the popular Russian musician, Bulat Okudzhava. Bulat is recognised as one of the most popular Russian folk music artists of the 20th century. This song is well-known in Russia. However, it…

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Oh Michaelangelo: A Song Written and Performed by Alex Genadinik

From the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican City to the music of a Russian living in New York City, Michaelangelo’s work has had a lasting impression on society for over 500 years. This work is also the inspiration for Alex Genadink’s song, Oh Michaelangelo. Michaelangelo’s Work in the Sistine Chapel The painting by Michaelangelo, in…

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Hannah’s Song by Alex Genadinik – A Song for Father’s Day

Hannah’s Song by Alex Genadinik was written for his daughter, Hannah. Writing songs about our children is something that most musical parents like to do. However, Alex has obviously put a lot of thought and effort into writing a good song for his daughter. First Impressions Count My first impression of Hannah’s Song was that…

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