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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893)

4. Recovery

Thursday 23 December 2004 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Thursday 30 December 2004 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

In today's programme Donald Macleod charts the events surrounding Tchaikovsky's production of his Fourth Symphony, which he dedicated to his patron and friend Nadhezhda von Meck.


1 hour


Tchaikovsky: Album for the Young Op.39
Sweet Dreams
Luba Edlina (piano)
Track 21, Chandos Chan 8365

Symphony no.4 (1st movement )
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Mariss Jansons
Track 1, Chandos Chan 8361

Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Suite
Berlin Philharmonic/Mstislav Rostropovich
Tracks 1 to 5, DG 431 610-2

Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence (2nd movement)
Raphael Ensemble
Track 2, Meridian CDE 84230

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