Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky, Op.35a (Arensky, Anton)
Scores and Parts
Moscow: P. Jurgenson, n.d.(1904). Plate 29821.
Essex: Swift, 1957. Plate SMS 1001
Copies, scanned at 600dpi grayscale, converted to monochrome.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
For 7 Saxophones (Larocque)
Saint-Maurice, QC: Productions du Moliantegok, 2012. Moli 242099
Those files are part of Moliantegok Catalogue for saxophone
For Organ (Silver)
Alfred Jethro Silver (1870-1935)
Robert Leech Bedell (1909-1974)*
New York: Edition Musicus, n.d. Plate 105.
*Bedell's claims as arranger and editor are dubious: The body of score is identical to that of the Jurgenson publication from ca.1911 as arranged by Alfred Silver with several minor cosmetic changes.
|Work Title||Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky|
|Alternative Title||Вариации на тему Чайковского ; Variations sur un thême de P. Tschaikowsky|
|Year/Date of Composition||1894|
|First Publication||1904(?) – Moscow: P. Jurgenson. Plate 29821.|
|Instrumentation||String Orchestra: violins I, violins II, violas, cellos, double basses|
|Related Works||Arranged from the slow movement of Arensky's String Quartet No.2, Op.35.|
The theme is taken from Legend, No.5 of the 16 Songs for Children, Op.54, by Pyotr Tchaikovsky.