Piotr Tchaikovsky

   Piotr Tchaikovsky was a Russian composer. He was born in Votkinsk, Russia on May 7, 1840. Even though he was Russian he was raised by a French governess. At age six he started playing the piano. When he was eight he was sent to boarding school. Now we covered his younger years, lets begin his older years.
    At age 19 he completed his law studies. As you know he was a composer. Some of things he composed are The Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet, Swan Lake, and Sleeping Beauty. In 1891 he traveled to America to introduce his music. It became very popular. He usually wrote romantic ballets and music. He died Cholera in St. Petersburg on Novemeber 6, 1893. He was a great composer

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