Pyotr Ivanovich Jurgenson (1836-1903)

Pyotr Ivanovich Jurgenson (1836-1903) founder (1861) and proprietor of P. Jurgenson Music Publishers House (now Muzyka Publishers) and Russia, member of the Directorate, comission agent and attorey to the Moscow Branch of the Russian Music Siciety.

Pyotr Ivanovich Jurgenson (1836-1903)

Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev (1856-1915).

Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev (1856-1915), pupil of P. I. Tchaikovsky, composer, pianist, conductor, music and public figure. Teacher of musical theory, composition and piano (1878-1905, since 1881- professor), director (1885-1889)

composer, pianist, conductor, music and public figure.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky. Music Feuilletons and Notes.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky. Music Feuilletons and Notes. The title page of the first edition. Many of  Tchaikovsky’s articles dealt with the concert recitals of professors and students of the Moscow Conservatorie.

Music Feuilletons and Notes. The title page of the first edition.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky. A Practical Guide for Studying Harmony

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky. A Practical Guide for Studying Harmony. The first page. Autograph.

 A Practical Guide for Studying Harmony. The first page. Autograph.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky. The Concise Textbook On Harmony.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky. The Concise Textbook On Harmony. Title page. Autograph.

The Concise Textbook On Harmony. Title page. Autograph

The Conservatoire’s class- room.

The Conservatoire’s class- room for theory of music lessons, in which P.I. Tchaikovsky teught in the 1870s

 in which P.I. Tchaikovsky teught in the 1870s.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), composer.

Pyotr Iljich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), composer, conductor, music critic, music and public figure. Professor of theory music and free composition (1866-1878).

Professor of theory music and free composition

N.G. Rubinstain (in centre).

N.G. Rubinstain (in centre) and H.A. Loroche (sitting first from left) amongst the Russian Music Society leaders.

amongst the Russian Music Society leaders

Berhnard Cossmann (1822-1910), German cellist.

Berhnard Cossmann (1822-1910), German cellist. Professor of cello (1866-1870).

 German cellist. Professor of cello (1866-1870).

Anton Karlovich Door (1833-1899).

Anton Karlovich Door (1833-1899), Austrian pianist. Professor of piano (1866-1869).

Anton Karlovich Door (1833-1899), Austrian pianist. Professor of piano (1866-1869)

Ferdind Laub (1832-1875).

Ferdind Laub (1832-1875), Czech violinist, composer. Professor of violin (1866-1874).

Ferdind Laub

Alexander Ivanovich Djubjuk (1812-1897) pianist.

Alexander Ivanovich Djubjuk (1812-1897) pianist. Professor of piano (1866-1869).

Professor of piano (1866-1869).

The minutes of the first session of the Conservatoire Council of Professors held on the 27th of September, 1866.

The minutes of the first session of the Conservatoire Council of Professors held on the 27th of September, 1866. In French.

The minutes of the first session of the Conservatoire Concil of Professors

Cover of the vocal score edition.

Cover of the vocal score edition of M. I. Glinka’s opera Ruslan and Lydmila.

Cover of the vocal score edition.

Andrei Rublev. Trinity

Andrei Rublev. Trinity.

Trinity

Red Square

Red Square. Moscow

Red Square

Vladimir Fyodorovich Odoyevsky (1804-1869).

Vladimir Fyodorovich Odoyevsky (1804-1869), writer, composer, music and public figure. One of the first directors of the Russian Music Society.

One of the first directors of the Russian Music Society