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INTRODUCTION
Jonathan:Hi everyone, I’m Jonathan.
Svetlana:And I’m Svetlana!
Jonathan:And welcome to Culture Class: Essential Russian Vocabulary, Lesson 24! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Fine arts. These are the top five Russian musicians. Hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at RussianPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Jonathan:Svetlana, what’s our first word?
Svetlana:Алла Пугачева
Jonathan:Alla Pugachova
Svetlana:(slow) Алла Пугачева (regular) Алла Пугачева
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Алла Пугачева
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Alla Pugacheva is a prominent producer and promoter in the entertainment industry. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Алла Пугачева больше не выступает как певица
Jonathan:Alla Pugachova is not performing as a singer anymore.
Svetlana:(slow) Алла Пугачева больше не выступает как певица
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Svetlana:Лариса Долина
Jonathan:Larisa Dolina
Svetlana:(slow) Лариса Долина (regular) Лариса Долина
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Лариса Долина
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Larisa Dolina is a very popular Russian pop and jazz singer who was awarded the Order of Honor in 2005. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Лариса Долина отличается своим сильным голосом
Jonathan:Larisa Dolina is notable for her strong voice
Svetlana:(slow) Лариса Долина отличается своим сильным голосом
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Svetlana:Муммитроль
Jonathan:Mummitrol
Svetlana:(slow) Муммитроль (regular) Муммитроль
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Муммитроль
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:The first single by Ilya Lagutenko, leader and songwriter of the band Mummitrol, topped the Russian rock and pop music charts. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Группа Муммитроль выпустили альбом на английском языке
Jonathan:The band Mummitrol released an album in English
Svetlana:(slow) Группа Муммитроль выпустили альбом на английском языке
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Svetlana:Тимати
Jonathan:Timati
Svetlana:(slow) Тимати (regular) Тимати
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Тимати
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Timati leaped into the public eye in Russia when he was on the well-known Russian reality show “Stars Factory,” and he is now notorious for his attitude and numerous affairs with different women. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Тимати записал много песен с иностранными рэп исполнителями
Jonathan:Timati had a lot of duets with foreign rap stars
Svetlana:(slow) Тимати записал много песен с иностранными рэп исполнителями
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the last word?
Svetlana:Игорь Бутман
Jonathan:Igor Butman
Svetlana:(slow) Игорь Бутман (regular) Игорь Бутман
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Игорь Бутман
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Igor Butman launched his own music label, Butman Music, in 2009. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Игорь Бутман - известный русский джаз саксофонист
Jonathan:Igor Butman is a famous Russian jazz saxophonist
Svetlana:(slow) Игорь Бутман - известный русский джаз саксофонист
QUIZ
Jonathan:Okay listeners, now, it is your turn to say the words you just learned. Svetlana will give you the Russian – please say the name in English out loud! Are you ready?
Svetlana:Алла Пугачева
[pause]Jonathan:Alla Pugachova
Svetlana:Лариса Долина
[pause]Jonathan:Larisa Dolina
Svetlana:Мумми-троль
[pause]Jonathan:Mummitrol
Svetlana:Тимати
[pause]Jonathan:Timati
Svetlana:Игорь Бутман
[pause]Jonathan:Igor Butman

Outro

Jonathan:There you have it – 5 musicians in Russia! We have a more complete list at RussianPod101.com Thanks everyone, See you next time!
Svetlana:Пока пока

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Do you know any other famous Russian artists?

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Hello Тарык,


Thank you for sharing with us 👍


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Егор Крид

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Hello Catherine Bouveyron,


Yes, they are still very popular ?


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