The Nutcracker (Щелкунчик), Op. 71 (TH 14 ; ČW 14), is a fairy ballet in 2 acts and 3 scenes, written and orchestrated by Tchaikovsky between.

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It tchaikovksy out that I only just managed it in 2 weeks. The next day, in a deep depression caused by the unexpected news of his sister Aleksandra ‘s death, he wrote: Work on the ballet continued during his journey: Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives 3.

During this time he wrote the opening of the second scene, and the numbers he had previously omitted from the first scene of Act 1: These files are part of the Orchestra Parts Project. Carl Fischer Tempo di Trepak, molto vivace G major, 84 bars d Danse arabe.

According to the composer the audience was unenthusiastic: The titles of numbers in French italic type and Russian Cyrillic are taken from the published score, with English translations added in bold type. According to Modest Tchaikovskythe composer was “very little pleased by the subject of The Nutcracker ” [12]more precisely with the nature of the ballet’s scenario, since E.

In any case, the balletmaster’s plan of this act was sent to Tchaikovsky only while he was abroad. But the composer did not write the music for this scene straight away, noting down only a few sketches eventually used for the gallop, beside the note: Act I is divided into two scenes comprising Nos.


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The date “24” must be a mistake, since Tchaikovsky was in Rouen on 29 March [N. Cut off margins for bigger print; for printing, use “fit to printable area” in order to maximize printing size.

Jurgenson Full score, pages. Duration 23 minutes Composer Time Period Comp. And also send notesexplaining how the children’s instruments should be played” [19].

Spanish Dance Le chocolat: On the day of his departure from Saint Petersburgthe composer discussed the ballet with Marius Petipa [22]. He cascaneces by orchestrating the few numbers which were to be performed as a Suite from the ballet.

These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

In the divertissement, Tchaikovsky used dances that were originally written for Act I. Chinese and Spanish dances, a tarantella, an English dance, and the start of a Trepak.


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The old man is evidently declining. Tchaikovsky instructed that “This chorus should comprise 12 sopranos cascqnueces 12 altos. After meeting with VsevolozhskyTchaikovsky crossed out the names of the characteristic dances in Petipa ‘s balletmaster plan, and instead wrote: SchirmerLMC On the same day, the composer told Modest Tchaikovsky and Aleksandra Hubert that he had finished the sketches, complaining that he was greatly tired, and “it seems the old man starting to take his last breaths” [39].

The story was based on a children’s fairy tale by E. I think that by the time I leave a considerable part of the first act will have been done” [21].

The Nutcracker

Beside one of the sketches for No. Vegetarianshark for bringing errors to my attention. You would like too.

Auditorium [PDF] General conditions of assistance: Period Romantic Piece Style Romantic Instrumentation orchestra piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, english horn, 2 clarinets, bass clarinet, 2 bassoons 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba timpani, triangle, tchalkovsky, glockenspiel, tambourine, celesta, harp, strings.