7 мая [maya] (May) 1840
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
was a Russian composer, conductor, teacher, musical journalist and a public figure. He is considered to be one of the greatest composers in the World history of music.
His works includes 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.
Tchaikovsky's ballet 'The Swan Lake', opera 'Eugene Onegin', four Symphonies, and the brilliant Piano Concerto No1 are considered as one of the most valuable assets in world's music culture.
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