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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky is perhaps the greatest Russian composer, writing music in the European tradition but with a distinctly Russian flavour. His marvelous melodies are set against Russian rhythms in masterful orchestrations that have made him one of the most popular and accessible composers in the world. The enchanting ballet Swan Lake was initially a failure but is now a particular favourite. …The Russian conductor Valery Ovsyanikov directs the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House in Tchaikovsky’s lush romantic score. © 2016 Read complete review

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