Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) - a Russian classical composer. Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is one of the greatest composers in the world for all time.
His most famous and popular works are ballets, orchestral works, concertos and symphonies. He was a teacher and friend of Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev.
Eugene Onegin (Yevgeny Onegin), 1879
The Queen of Spades (Pikovaya dama), 1890
Cherevichki (The Slippers), 1887
Swan Lake (Lebedinoye ozero), 1876
The Nutcracker (Shchelkunchik), 1892
The Sleeping Beauty (Spyashchaya krasavitsa), 1890
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Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74, "Pathetique"
Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64
Symphony No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 13, "Winter Daydreams"
Symphony No. 3 in D major, Op. 29
Manfred Symphony in B minor, Op. 58
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Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, Op. 23
Piano Concerto No. 2 in G major, Op. 44
Best Orchestral Works
Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy
Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48
Capriccio Italien, Op. 45
Francesca da Rimini: Symphonic Fantasy after Dante, Op. 32
The Year 1812, festival overture in E flat major, Op. 49