Lydia Yevgenievna Fetisova – Candidate of Science (Philology), Leading Researcher of the Institute of History, Archaeology and Ethnography of the Peoples of the Far East (Vladivostok).
The article is devoted to the analysis of the events of the Russo-Japanese War of 1904-1905, which found manifestation in Russian folklore songs. The author examines the works which became prominent in the Far East of Russia. The article demonstrates different approaches to the artistic interpretation of military events.
the Russo-Japanese War, folk songs, military repertoire, authorial text, folk variant.