Posts tagged as "pyotr-ilyich-tchaikovsky"

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (highlights)

March 5, 2016

Although Pierre Monteux was a notable exponent of both Beethoven and the modern French school, it was with the Ballets Russes that his name was linked. Further, when he was conducting French repertoire in American theatres (particularly at the Metropolitan Opera in New York from 1917 to 1919), he also took on the premières of […]