TCHAIKOVSKY, Peter Ilyich (1840-1893) was a great composer, conductor, teacher, musical activist, musical journalist. He was born in the family of a prominent Russian engineer. When he was14 he showed an interest in music. At this age he was so sensitive child, that he could not get on with the world.
After his graduation from the Imperial School of Jurisprudence, Tchaikovsky has become an official of the Department of Justice, but music has prevailed, despite the fact, that his college teacher didn’t believed in talent of the young musician.