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Rachmaninoff "Aleko's Cavatina" from "Aleko" 

"Ves' tabor spit..." 


Diction score - sheet music with IPA phonetics, word-by-word translation and grammatically correct translations


Here you can find recordings of this song by:


Ildar Abdrazakov


Nicolai Ghiaurov


Yury Guliaev


Fyodor Shalyapin (with cuts and changes)


Alexander Pirogov


Boris Shtokolov




A quick and comprehensive tutorial on Russian phonetics:


Recordings of the full opera are available here:


Bolshoi Theatre Chorus and Orchestra (1951)


State Academic Symphony Orchestra (1989)


Helikon Opera (2018)


Moscow RTV Symphony Orchestra


Film-opera (1986)


Film-opera (1953)

Rachmaninoff "Aleko's Cavatina" - DICTION SCORE

  • Rachmaninoff