Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

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Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893 : Russia) Conductor: Claudio Abbado Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 4534962

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893 : Russia) Conductor: Charles Dutoit Ensemble: Montreal Symphony Orchestra Record label: DECCA Catalogue ID: 4664192

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893 : Russia) Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 477 9355

Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky Conductor: Andre Previn Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra Record label: EMI Classics Catalogue ID: 9676842

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Bassoon squeaky chair

This duet for bassoon and squeaky chair is just hilarious

Mozart blood

6 pieces of music that killed their composers

Sydney SO Paper Bags

An orchestra performed Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture with PAPER BAGS

FRANCE-BALLET-MADEMOISELLE-JULIE

‘Explore as far as you can go with your imagination – and study like hell!’ – conductor Koen Kessels

tchaikovsky marble run

An epic marble run PERFECTLY synced up with Tchaikovsky

The Nutcracker

Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms: Soundtrack, trailer, cast and everything you need to know