Letter 3387

Tchaikovsky Research
Date 16/28 October 1887
Addressed to Sergey Taneyev
Where written Saint Petersburg
Language Russian
Autograph Location Moscow (Russia): Russian National Museum of Music (Ф. 37, No. 102)
Publication П. И. Чайковский. С. И. Танеев. Письма (1951), p. 148
П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том XIV (1974), p. 243
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English translation
By Brett Langston
Прошу известить кто приедет 20[-го] [1]. Какие места приготовить. Прошу всех приезжающих собраться 20[-го] утром ресторане. Европейской гостинице к завтраку.

Request to know who is coming on 20th. How many places to reserve. Request all visitors to arrive at restaurant morning of 20th. European Hotel for lunch.

Notes and References

  1. Tchaikovsky was enquiring which professors from the Moscow Conservatory would be coming to the premiere of The Enchantress in Saint Petersburg on 20 October/1 November 1887.