Symphony No. 4

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Symphony No. 4 in F minor

Op. 36, TH27

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"I should not wish for symphonic works to come from my pen which express nothing and which consist of empty playing with chords, rhythms, and modulations. Should a symphony not express those things for which there are not words but which need to be expressed?" Tchaikovsky, on his F minor Symphony, in a letter to Taneye...