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Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Serenade in C major

Op. 48, TH48

About this work...

Fresh from having completed his thunderous and shallow 1812 Overture, Tchaikovsky set about crafting a gentle, musical work which would provide for him once again the comfort of alluding to his musical idol, Mozart, in form and spirit. This is not to say the Serenade for String Orchestra apes Mozart, for it does not. B... read more