Letter 4484

Tchaikovsky Research
Date 25 September/7 October 1891
Addressed to Sergey Taneyev
Where written Maydanovo
Language Russian
Autograph Location Moscow (Russia): Russian State Archive of Literature and Art (ф. 880)
Publication П. И. Чайковский. С. И. Танеев. Письма (1951), p. 178
П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том XVI-А (1976), p. 216

Text and Translation

Russian text
English translation
By Brett Langston
25 сент[ября] [18]91

Сколько душе угодно.

П. Чайковский

25 September 1891

As much as your heart desires [1]

P. Tchaikovsky

Notes and References

  1. Tchaikovsky was replying to a letter from Sergey Taneyev dated 2/14 September 1891, in which the latter asked if he would permit some instrumental doubling in the fugue of Tchaikovsky's Piano Trio.