Letter 2425

Date 5/17 February 1884
Addressed to Pyotr Jurgenson
Where written Smolensk
Language Russian
Autograph Location Klin (Russia): Tchaikovsky State Memorial Musical Museum-Reserve (a3, No. 2481)
Publication П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том XII (1970), p. 308
Notes Telegram

Text and Translation

Russian text
(original)
English translation
By Brett Langston
Фарский принесёт вставную арию, заплати и отправь Прянишникову.
Чайковский

Farsky [1] bringing interpolated aria [2], pay and send to Pryanishnikov.
Tchaikovsky

Notes and References

  1. A. K. Farsky, music librarian at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.
  2. An additional aria Tchaikovsky had written for his opera Mazepa (Act II, No. 10a), which was to be performed by Ippolit Pryanishnikov in the title role.