Alex Blaze

Queer music Friday - Piotr Tchaikovsky

Filed By Alex Blaze | May 11, 2007 5:00 PM | comments

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Tags: Piotr Tchaikovsky, queer music

Piotr Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture, performed by the Berliner Philharmoniker (part two after the jump):

And in his own words in a letter to Vladimir Davidov:

Klin
12 August 1892

My dear Golubchik!

I have just received your letter, and was terribly pleased to hear that you are in a happy state of mind. Could it be that one of my letters to you has been lost? I did not write very often but I did write. With all my soul I long to join you, and think about it all the time. But what can I do? There are more and more complications and more work every day. . . .

So all I can say is that it is impossible for me to leave before I have finished all my business in Moscow.

I embrace you to suffocation!!!
P. T.


Letter is from Rictor Norton's The Great Queens of History.


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I embrace you to suffocation? -- kinky, indeed!