ON THIS DAY | Composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Was Born in 1840
The first Russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally, Tchaikovsky's signature works include some of the most popular theatrical music in the classical repertoire
Composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was born on this day in 1840, 181 years ago.
He died in 1893 from cholera - just 9 days after the premiere of his Sixth 'Pathétique' Symphony.
VC YOUNG ARTIST WILLIAM HAGEN | TCHAIKOVSKY VIOLIN CONCERTO | MARIN ALSOP & NATIONAL ORCHESTRA OF BELGIUM | 2015 QUEEN ELISABETH INTERNATIONAL VIOLIN COMPETITION
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto; Sibelius: Violin Concerto |CD|
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Daniel Barenboim, piano
Release Date: November 4, 2016