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Tchaikovsky "Onegin's Aria" from "Eugene Onegin" 

"Vy mne pisali... Kogda by zhizn" (without the Chorus part)


Diction score - sheet music with IPA phonetics, word-by-word translation and grammatically correct translations


You can watch a VIDEO DICTION GUIDE for this aria here:


Here you can find recordings of this song by:


Dmitri Hvorostovsky


Pavel Lisitsian


Yury Gulyaev


Georg Ots



A quick and comprehensive tutorial on Russian phonetics:


Recordings of the full opera are available here:


Mariinsky Theatre (2015)


Mariinsky Theatre (1984)


Film-opera (1960)


The Bolshoi Theatre (1955)

Tchaikovsky "Onegin's Aria" - DICTION SCORE

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