6 Romances and Songs, Op.27 (Tchaikovsky, Pyotr)



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Editor Ivan Shishov (1888–1947)
Nikolay Shemanin (1903–?)
Publisher. Info. Complete Collected Works (Полное собрание сочинений), vol.44
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1940. Plate M. 16971 Г.

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General Information

Work Title 6 Romances and Songs
Alternative. Title 6 романсов и песни
Composer Tchaikovsky, Pyotr
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.27, TH 98
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IPT 90
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs:
  1. At Bedtime. Adagio misterioso (B minor, 64 bars)
  2. Look, Yonder Cloud. Andante semplice (C minor, 56 bars)
  3. Do Not Leave Me. Andante amoroso (F major, 69 bars)
  4. Evening. Moderato assai (B major, 40 bars)
  5. Was it the Mother Who Bore Me? Allegro non troppo. Tempo di Mazurka (E minor, 95 bars)
  6. My Spoiled Darling. Allegro con spirito. Tempo di Mazurka (A major, 145 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1875
First Publication. 1875 — Moscow: P. Jurgenson. 25 pages. Plates 2733 to 2738.
Librettist Various:
  1. Nikolay Ogaryov (1813–1877)
  2. Nikolay Grekov (1810–1866)
  3. Afanasy Fet (1812–1892)
  4. Lev Mey (1822–1862), after Taras Shevchenko (1814–1861)
  5. Lev Mey (1822–1862), after Teofil Lenartowicz (1822–1893)
  6. Lev Mey (1822–1862), after Adam Mickiewicz (1798–1855)
Language Russian
Dedication Princess Elizaveta Tserteleva (née Lavrovskaya, 1845–1919)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 16 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voice, piano
External Links Tchaikovsky Research