Symphony No.4, Op.36 (Tchaikovsky, Pyotr)
For Orchestra (Tchaikovsky)
Recorded 1952 May 31, Paris.
For Recorders (Papalin)
Papalin (recorder ensemble)
First edition (later issue)
Moscow: P. Jurgenson, n.d. Plate 3376.
Leipzig: Bruckner-Verlag, n.d.. Plate 89.
New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(after 1960).
Moscow: P. Jurgenson, n.d.(1880). Plate 3377.
Source: Leipzig: Bruckner-Verlag, n.d. Plate 89.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For 2 Pianos, 8 hands (Langer)
For 2 Pianos, 4 hands (Isida)
For Piano 4 hands (Singer)
For Piano 4 hands (Taneyev)
For Piano solo (Singer)
II. Andantino: in modo di canzona
For Alto Recorder and Piano (Feller)
|Work Title||Symphony No.4|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||Op.36 ; TH 27|
|Year/Date of Composition||1877-8|
|First Performance||1878-02-22 — Moscow, Russian Musical Society: Nikolay Rubinstein (conductor)|
|First Publication||1880 — Moscow: P. Jurgenson
1888 — Moscow; P. Jurgenson. Parts. Plate 3377
|Dedication||"To My Best Friend" = Nadezhda von Meck (1831–1894)|
|Average Duration||42 minutes|
|Composer Time Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B♭/A), 2 bassoons|
4 horns (F), 2 trumpets (F), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, cymbals, bass drum, strings
First mentioned in a letter to v. Meck in May 1877, as having been begun during the preceding winter.
|Symphonies by Pyotr Tchaikovsky|