Piotr Tchaikovsky was the son of a weathly mining enginerr statoned in Russia. He was taught by a governess but loved his mother sincerely. When he was 6 he started piano lessons and when he was 8 he started boarding school. He missed his family very much, it was worse when his mother died when he was 14. When he was 19 he completed his studies &  he got a job as a ministry of Justice. He died from cholera in St.Peterburg on Novemember 6, 1893.


Ashley Jones & Paris Stroud

Mrs. Wisehart's Class

January 2008