Letter 3169a

Tchaikovsky Research
Date January or February 1887 (?) [1]
Addressed to Bogomir Korsov
Where written Moscow
Language French
Autograph Location Klin (Russia): Tchaikovsky State Memorial Musical Museum-Reserve (a5, No. 21)
Publication Неизвестный Чайковский (2009), p. 177

Text and Translation

French text
English translation
By Brett Langston
Comme j'ai une course a faire dans vos parages je préfère venir chez nous et vous prie de vouloir bien m'attendre entre 11 et 12.
P. Tschaikovsky

As I have to be in your neighbourhood on business, I should like to call on you, and beg you wait for me between 11 and 12.
P. Tchaikovsky

Notes and References

  1. This letter is undated, but it appears to have been written while Tchaikovsky was in Moscow in early 1887, and possibly relates to the meeting Tchaikovsky arranged with Korsov for 8/20 February that year — see Letter 3165 to Bogomir Korsov, 28 January/9 February 1887.