6 Romances, Op.16 (Tchaikovsky, Pyotr)

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Editor Ivan Shishov (1888–1947)
Nikolay Shemanin (1903–?)
Publisher. Info. P.I. Tchaikovsky: Complete Collected Works, vol.44 (Полное собрание сочинений).
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1940. Plate M. 16971 Г.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1970).Kalmus Vocal Series No.6761
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Selections: Nos.1, 4, and 5

For Piano solo (Tchaikovsky)

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Editor Ivan Shishov (1888–1947)
Publisher. Info. P.I. Tchaikovsky: Complete Collected Works, vol.51B (Полное собрание сочинений).
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1946. Plate M. 18380 Г.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1970).Kalmus Piano Series No.4061.
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Cradle Song (No.1)

For Piano solo (Pabst)

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Arranger Paul Pabst (1854–1897)
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d. (ca.1940-45). Plate M. 17811 Г.
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Arranger Sergei Rachmaninoff (1874–1943)
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Publisher. Info. New York: Charles Foley, 1941. Plate R-2059.
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Arranger Sergei Rachmaninoff (1874–1943)
Editor Pavel Lamm (1882–1951)
Konstantin Igumnov (1873–1948)
Publisher. Info. Polnoe sobrannie sochinenni dila fortepiano, vol.4
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General Information

Work Title 6 Romances
Alternative. Title 6 романсов
Composer Tchaikovsky, Pyotr
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.16 ; TH 95
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 songs:
  1. Cradle Song (Колыбельная песня)
    Andantino (A minor, 90 bars)
  2. Wait! (Погоди)
    Moderato assai (A minor–A major, 55 bars)
  3. Accept Just Once (Пойми хоть раз)
    Allegro non tanto (C minor, 36 bars)
  4. O, Sing That Song (О, спой же ту песню)
    Allegro moderato (G major, 127 bars)
  5. So What? (Так что же?)
    Allegretto (F minor–A major, 164 bars)
  6. Modern Greek Song (Новогреческая песня)
    Moderato lugubre (E minor, 48 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1872–73
First Publication. 1873 — St. Petersburg: V. Bessel. 33 pages. Plates 301 to 306.
1876 — St. Petersburg: V. Bessel. Arrangements of Nos.1, 4 and 5 for solo piano. Plates 784 to 786.
Librettist Various:
  1. Apollon Maykov (1821–1897)
  2. Nikolay Grekov (1807–1866)
  3. Afanasy Fet (1820–1892)
  4. Aleksey Pleshcheyev (1825–1893)
  5. Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)
  6. Apollon Maykov (1821–1897)
Language Russian
Dedication Various:
  1. Nadezhda Rimskaya-Korsakova (1848–1919)
  2. Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov (1844–1908)
  3. Herman Laroche (1845–1894)
  4. Nikolay Hubert (1840–1888)
  5. Nikolay Rubinstein (1835–1881)
  6. Karl Albrecht (1836–1893)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation Voice + Piano
External Links Tchaikovsky Research
The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive
Extra Information Nos.1, 4 and 5 were arranged for solo piano by Tchaikovsky:
1. Berceuse:
1st version — Andantino (A minor, 61 bars)
2nd version — Andantino (A minor, 61 bars)
4. Oh! Chante encore!. Allegro moderato (G major, 125 bars)
5. Qu'importe. Allegretto (F minor–A major, 164 bars)