Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky

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Tchaikovsky was a major Russian composer of the late 19th century best known for his soaring melodies, brilliant orchestration, and readily identifiable style.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Symphony No. 6 in B minor ("Pathétique"), Op. 74 1893 Symphony
Eugene Onegin, opera, Op. 24 1877 Opera
Nutcracker, ballet, Op. 71 1892 Ballet
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35 1878 Concerto
The Sleeping Beauty, ballet, Op. 66 1888 Ballet
The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20 1875 Ballet
Nutcracker, suite from the ballet, Op. 71a 1892 Orchestral
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 1874 Concerto
Romeo and Juliet, fantasy-overture for orchestra in B minor (3 versions) 1880 Orchestral
Serenade for strings (or piano, 4 hands) in C major, Op. 48 1880 Orchestral
1812 -- Festival Overture, for orchestra in E flat major, Op. 49 1880 Orchestral
The Seasons, for piano, Op. 37 1875 Keyboard
Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64 1888 Symphony
The Swan Lake, suite, Op. 20a 1875 Orchestral Ballet
Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36 1878 Symphony
The Sleeping Beauty, suite for orchestra, Op. 66a 1890 Orchestral Ballet
Pique Dame (The Queen of Spades), opera, Op. 68 1890 Opera
Capriccio Italien, for orchestra (or piano, 4 hands), Op. 45 1880 Orchestral
Variations on a Rococo Theme, for cello & orchestra (or cello & piano) in A major, Op. 33 1876 Concerto
Slavonic March, for orchestra, Op. 31 1876 Orchestral
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