Composer's World: Tchaikovsky - Thompson, Wendy (Books)
The dramatic events of Tchaikovsky's controversial career are portrayed in this splendidly-illustrated biography. Included are extracts, in simple keyboard arrangements, from some of his most popular works, including the 'Pathetique' Symphony, the 1812 Overture and First Piano Concerto. Composers world is a new series of picture, illustrating the life and times of the world's greatest composers. With pictures, words and music, it places each composer's life and work within the circumstances that shaped their career.