Movements and Duration
There is one movement: Allegro giusto (G-flat major, 160 bars), lasting around 5 minutes in performance.
On 5/17 February 1870, Tchaikovsky wrote to his sister Aleksandra Davydova: "This winter I have been quite busy composing. Three days ago I sent two piano pieces to be printed, one of which is dedicated to you" . The Valse-Scherzo (Op. 7) was dedicated to his sister, and the other piece was the Capriccio.
- See: Discography
- Internet Music Score Library Project (IMSLP) — downloadable scores