Cossack songs

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Zaporozhshiy kazak by Konsyantin Makovskiy (1884)

Cossack songs are folk songs which were created by the Cossacks of the Russian Empire. Cossack songs were influenced by Russian and Ukrainian folk songs, North Caucasian music, as well as original works by Russian composers.

Cossack songs are divided into several subgroups including Don, Terek, Ural, etc.

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