Ancient Russian music
Ancient Russian singing involves two characteristics:
Church singing ensembles the sound quality among the chorus. Each singer has to maintain the pitch and tone of the group. This type of Russian singing is very famous and very much liked by the people of Russia.
Modern Russian music
Modern Russian songs are western and not traditional. They are mainly focused on the lyrics and its composition. They make use of all those instruments that give the flavor of jazz and rock. Guitars, musical keyboards, saxophones and harmonicas are used in composing songs. Russian western music is also referred as cultural mess because it is strictly opposite to the ancient Russian music. They refresh the whole atmosphere and make it lively, and this is the reason why it is popular among youngsters.
Russian music has given rise to various bands and they find this music as their new life. They perform at functions, ceremonies and sometimes on streets. It is because of Russian music and its influence that they are very famous around the world.
Russian music in the flavor of romance
Romance has a great impact on the Russian music. Compositions of songs that are influenced by the theme of romance require mixture of feelings and emotions for love. In Russian music genre, romance is expressed through the lyrics that touch every heart and soul.