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Tchaikovsky "Tatyana's Letter Scene" from "Eugene Onegin" 

"Puskaj pogibnu ya..."


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:


Anna Netrebko (this scene starts at 02:18 min of the recording)


Khibla Gerzmava


Galina Vishnevskaya



A quick and comprehensive tutorial on Russian phonetics:

The translations of Pushkin's novel in verse "Eugene Onegin" are available here:


Eugene Onegin: A Novel in Verse (Oxford World's Classics) 

Russian Dual Language Book: Eugene Onegin in Russian and English



Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin (Complete) CD, Audiobook


Other languages:

Eugene Onegin a novel in verse (Spanish Edition)

叶甫盖尼·奥涅金( Eugene Onegin) (Chinese Edition)


Full Opera Libretto:

Tchaikovsky-Eugene Onegin: Russian-English Libretto (Opera d'Oro Grand Tier)

Eugene Onegin Libretto


Full Vocal score:

Eugene Onegin, Op. 24 and Iolanthe, Op. 69

Eugene Onegin in Full Score


Recordings of the full opera are available here:


The productions of Eugene Onegin by Metropolitan Opera

with Mariusz Kweichien, Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beszala on DVD (with English, German, French, Spanish, Cantonese, Korean subtitles)


with Dmitry Hvorostovsky, Renee Fleming and Ramon Vargas (with English, German, Italian, Spanish, French subtitles)


Eugene Onegin Sung In English with Kiri Te Kanawa and Thomas Hampson



Mariinsky Theatre (2015)


Mariinsky Theatre (1984)


Film-opera (1960)


The Bolshoi Theatre (1955)

Tchaikovsky "Tatyana's Letter Scene" - DICTION SCORE

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