Lyric scenes, in three acts and seven tableaux. Text by the composer, with K. Shilovsky, adapted from Pushkin's verse novel. Premiered in Moscow, March 1879. List of characters. Russian text. Facsimile of page from the autograp manuscript of the Prelude.
Reprint edition. Texts in Russian and German.
Featuring Mariusz Kwiecien, Makvala Kasrashviu, Tatiana Monogarova and others. Performed by the Bolshoi Theatre Soloists, Orchestra and Chorus. Conducted by Alexander Vedernikov. Directed for the stage by Dmitri Tcherniakov.
Recorded in Milan, 1953. With Giuseppe Taddei, Cesare Valletti and Rosanna Carteri. Conducted by Nino Sanzogno. On two CDs.
Film of a production at Amsterdam's Muziektheater. Featuring Bo Skovhus, Andrej Dunaev, Mikhail Petrenko, and others. Staged by Stefan Herheim. Conducted by Mariss Jansons.
Filmed at the Palau de les Arts in Valencia. Featuring Kristine Opolais, Lena Belkina, Artur Rucinski, and others. Conducted by Omer Meir Wellber. Staged by Mariusz Trelinski.
Staged at the Royal Opera. With Simon Keenlyside and Krassimira Stoyanova. Conducted by Robin Ticciati. Staged by Kasper Holten.
Performers: Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Elena Zaremba, Jean-Paul Fouchecourt, Keith Miller, Larissa Shevchenko, Ramón Vargas, Renée Fleming, Richard Bernstein, Sam Meredith, Sergei Aalexashkin, Svetlana Volkova. Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra,Valery Gergiev, conductor.
The version for concert performance of this opera. Mark Gorenstein conducts the Russian State Symphony Orchestra. On two CDs.
Performers: Anna Netrebko, Piotr Beczala, Mariusz Kwiecien -- Conductor: Valery Gergiev. Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.
Wiener Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim, conductor. Performers: Peter Mattei, Renée Morloc, Anna Samuil, Ekaterina Gubanova, Emma Sarkissian.
Featuring narrator Jaromir Meduna. Jiri Petrdlik conducts the North Czech Philharmonic Teplice.
2+1, 2, 2, 2 - 4, 2, 3, 0, timp, str.
This edition of Tchaikovsky's opera features singing texts in Russian and in transliteration. Stage directions are presented in Russian and English. With a cast of characters.