The Nutcracker: Complete Ballet in Full Score (Dover Orchestral Score)

The Nutcracker: Complete Ballet in Full Score (Dover Orchestral Score)

by Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky
     
 

Tchaikovsky's enchanting Christmas fairy tale is his most popular work and, along with Swan Lake, the world's most frequently performed ballet. The work is a masterpiece of orchestration (including the historic first use of the celesta, in Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy) and is essential study for students of orchestral combinations and effects.…  See more details below

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Tchaikovsky's enchanting Christmas fairy tale is his most popular work and, along with Swan Lake, the world's most frequently performed ballet. The work is a masterpiece of orchestration (including the historic first use of the celesta, in Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy) and is essential study for students of orchestral combinations and effects. Musicians will rejoice that previously difficult-to-find favorites like Waltz of the Snowflakes and Spanish Dance (Chocolate) are now available, along with the rest of this beloved score, in an affordable, single-volume edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486438368
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
09/16/2004
Series:
Dover Music Scores Series
Edition description:
Bound Music
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
640,443
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 11.94(h) x 1.06(d)

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