Letter 1620

Date 29 October/10 November 1880 [1]
Addressed to Vasily Bessel
Where written Kamenka
Language Russian
Autograph Location Moscow (Russia): Russian National Museum of Music (ф. 42, No. 263)
Publication Советская музыка (1938), No. 6, p. 51
П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том IX (1965), p. 309
Notes Note on visiting card

Text and Translation

Russian text
(original)
English translation
By Brett Langston
Пётр Ильич Чайковский

уведомляет Музык[альную] торг[овлю] г. Бесселя что он остаётся в Каменке до 6-го ноября, а затем корректуры ему следует адресовать в Москву, в Консерваторию или в Музык[альную] торг[овлю] Юргенсона.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

gives notice to the music establishment of Mr Bessel that he is remaining at Kamenka until 6 November, and thereafter the proofs [2] should be addressed to him in Moscow, at the Conservatory or Jurgenson's music establishment.

Notes and References

  1. Dated according to the postmark on the envelope.
  2. The proofs of the revised edition of the Symphony No. 2, which Bessel was (reluctantly) publishing.