Radio 3 Composer of the Week

Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (7 May 1840 – 6 November 1893), was a Russian composer whose works included symphonies, concertos, operas, ballets, chamber music, and a choral setting of the Russian Orthodox Divine Liturgy. Some of these are among the most popular theatrical music in the classical repertoire. He was the first Russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally, which h... read more

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (7 May 1840 – 6 November 1893), was a Russian composer whose works included symphonies, concert... read more

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