By Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky / arr. Robert W. Smith and Michael Story
Band Expressions Book 2
Peter Tchaikovsky composed the ballet The Nutcracker in 1891 and 1892 based on Alexandre Dumas' adaptation of E. T. A. Hoffmann's story The Nutcracker and the Mouse King. This setting is targeted toward the middle of most second-year band methods. Bring Tchaikovsky into your developing band's repertoire. A grand selection!