About this title: Tchaikovsky's music for orchestra vastly overshadows his works for smaller ensembles and for the piano. In fact, he wrote a fair amount of piano music, most of which is rarely performed publically or recorded. His most popular piano is the suite The Seasons, but even that is most frequently heard only as excerpts. The set of pieces, Morceaux, Op. 72, was some of the last music Tchaikovsky wrote. These also are usually only heard as excerpts, but Mikhail Pletnev demonstrates that performed all together, they actually form a ...
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