Letter 461

Date 26 April/8 May 1876
Addressed to Eduard Nápravník
Where written Moscow
Language Russian
Autograph Location unknown
Publication Чайковский. Воспоминания и письма (1924), p. 116
Переписка Е. Ф. Направника с П. И. Чайковским (1959), p. 100
П. И. Чайковский. Полное собрание сочинений, том VI (1961), p. 36
Notes Telegram
Typed copy in Klin (Russia): Tchaikovsky State Memorial Musical Museum-Reserve

Text and Translation

Based on a typed copy in the Klin House-Museum Archive, which may contain differences in formatting and content from Tchaikovsky's original telegram.

Russian text
English translation
By Brett Langston
Узнав, что сегодня последнее собрание комитета, прошу Вас распорядиться самостоятельно. Вполне Вам доверяю.

Have learned that today is the last committee meeting [1]. I ask you to act as you see fit. Have complete trust in you.

Notes and References

  1. The committee of the Directorate of the Imperial Theatres in Saint Petersburg was meeting to discuss the staging of Tchaikovsky's opera Vakula the Smith at the Mariinsky Theatre.