Tchaikovsky Peter Ilich
Tchai·kov·sky(chī-kôf′skē), Peter Ilich 1840-1893.
Russian composer of dramatic, richly expressive works, including the 1812 Overture (1882), the ballets Swan Lake (1877) and The Nutcracker (1892), and the opera Eugene Onegin (1879).
Tchai·kov′sky·an, Tchai·kov′ski·an adj.
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