Themes from the Nutcracker by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893). Arranged by Ed Huckeby. Concert band. Build-A-Band Series. Grade 3. Score and set of parts. Composed 2010. Duration 4 minutes, 9 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.026-3950-00).
Adapted for the Barnhouse Build-A-Band Series from the original band arrangement of the same title, "Themes from the Nutcracker" is a perfect selection for any holiday concert. This splendid arrangement includes an introduction based on the Overture and the main themes from the March, the Arabian Dance and the Russian Dance. Playable by any instrumentation as long as the five basic parts are covered, it's very playable and sure to be the hit of any holiday concert!