Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Transcription - Six Pieces from Tchaikovsky´s "Children´s Album"


Original / Hungarian title
Átirat - Hat darab Csajkovszkij "Gyermekalbum" című sorozatából
Foreign language / English title
Transcription - Six Pieces from Tchaikovsky´s "Children´s Album"
For youth string orchestra
Year of composition

Chamber orchestra
Number of players
strings: 5 vl. 1, 4 vl. 2, 2 vl. 3, 2 vla. (ad lib.), 2 vlc.
7 min

Movements, parts
1. Reggeli dal / Morning song
2. Régi francia dal / Old French air
3. Ólomkatonák indulója / March of the tin soldiers
4. Téli reggel / Winter morning
5. Babatemetés / The doll´s funeral
6. Édes álmodozás / Sweet reverie

Publisher / Source
Editio Musica Budapest © 1970, Z. 3628
Available here!
Hungarian Radio, 1976 - Youth Orchestra of the Szombathely Music School, János Sándor (cond.)
Remarks, other info
Arranged for youth string orchestra by János Decsényi and Ottó Till