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Peter I. Tchaikovsky

Peter I. Tchaikovsky
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was a Russian composer of the late-Romantic period, some of whose works are among the most popular music in the classical repertoire. He was the first Russian composer whose music made a lasting impression internationally. His best-loved works include his ballets, The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, and Sleeping Beauty, his Sixth Symphony, his First Piano Concerto, and the opera Eugene Onegin.
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"When I listen to his music, it is as if I am doing a good deed. It is difficult to convey what exactly his beneficial influence on me consists of, but it is undoubtedly beneficial, and the longer I live, the closer I get to know him,...