Tchaikovsky (Chaykovsky), Boris (Alexandrovich)

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Tchaikovsky [Chaykovsky], Boris (Alexandrovich) (b Moscow, 1925; d 1996). Russ. composer and pianist. Works, several based on folk mus., incl. syms.; opera The Star (1949); Fantasia on Russian Folk Themes, orch. (1950); Capriccio on English Themes, orch. (1954); cl. concertino (1957); Sinfonietta; str. qts.; pf. trio; vn. sonata; pf. quintet; and film scores.