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Composer(s): Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky (07 May 1840 - 06 Nov 1893)
Work identifier: M37
Real Name: Shchelkunchik
Display Name: The Nutcracker
Work/Opus: Op. 71
Composed: c. 1892
First Performed: 18 Dec 1892
Genre: Stage + Screen
Genre Type: Ballet
Period: Romantic
Instrumentation: Symphony Orchestra
Librettist(s): M. Petipa
Performance Timing (guide): 4'32'' (approx.)
Mvt. 1Overture  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 2The Decoration of the Christmas Tree  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 3March  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 4Children's Galop and Enty of the Parents  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 5Arrival of Drosselmeyer  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 6Grandfather Dance  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 7Clara and the Nutcracker  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 8Battle  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 9In the Pine Forest  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 10Waltz of the Snowflakes  (Chorus)
Mvt. 11The Kingdom of the Sweets  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 12Clara and the Prince  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 13Chocolate (Spanish Dance)  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 14Coffee (Arab Dance)  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 15Tea (Chinese Dance)  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 16Trepak (Russian Dance)  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 17Dance des Merlitons  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 18Mother Gigogne  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 19Waltz of the Flowers  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 20Pas de Deux  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 21Tarantella  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 22Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 23Coda  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 24Final Waltz  (Symphony Orchestra)
Mvt. 25Apotheosis  (Symphony Orchestra)
Composer(s): Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky (07 May 1840 - 06 Nov 1893)
Recording identifier: M2147483822
Real Name: Shchelkunchik
Display Name: The Nutcracker
Work/Opus: Op. 71
Composed: c. 1892
First Performed: 18 Dec 1892
Genre: Stage + Screen
Genre Type: Ballet
Period: Romantic
Instrumentation: Symphony Orchestra
Librettist(s): M. Petipa
Performance Timing: 889
Ensemble: Orchestra d'Etat du Palatinat Rhenan
Leader: 0
Conductor: Kurt Redel
Label: Forlane CI
Catalogue Number: FC16696
Recording Location: Ludwigshafen, Germany
Recording Date: 01 Jan 1979