Pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky swan lake
Swan Lake Op. Tchaikovsky composed Swan Lake in To begin with, the ballet failed to attract a positive reception. Over time, however, the ballet became probably one of the most popular of all of Tchaikovsky’s works. 11 rows · Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Russian: Пётр Ильич Чайковский)(7th May th November . Swan Lake (Russian: Лебединое озеро, translit. Lebedinoye ozero), Op. 20, is a ballet composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in – Despite its initial failure, it is now one of the most popular of all ballets. The scenario, initially in two acts, was fashioned from Russian and German folk tales and tells the story of Odette, a princess turned into a swan by an evil sorcerer.