Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky


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Noun1.Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - important Russian composer whose works are noted for their expressive melodies (1840-1893)Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky - important Russian composer whose works are noted for their expressive melodies (1840-1893)
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It was not easy for commentators to shoehorn aristocratically-supported composers such as Mozart, Haydn, and Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky into the Socialist Realist musical canon, and it is the many examples of the 1930s Soviet "re-branding" and appropriation of composers--often tortured, misleading, and sometimes downright funny--that form the heart of this book.
Her many translations of works in different languages, covering song texts, opera libretti and books, included Modest Tchaikovsky's The Life and Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (London, 1906), which did much to make Tchaikovsky's music more widely known to the general populace, and Vincent d'Indy's study Cesar Franck (London, 1910).
So are you Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky or Nikolai Grigoryevich Rubinstein?