The Nutcracker Suite: Miniature Overture composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893). Arranged by Lloyd Conley. For clarinet choir (6 Bb (2 players on each of 3 parts), Eb alto, Bb bass, & Eb contra-alto clarinets with optional triangle). Romantic, Christmas. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Duration 1 minute, 50 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.15653).
Taken from the ballet of the same name, this immortal Tschaikowsky favorite was first performed in St. Petersburg on May 7, 1892. This delightful classic is at home on programs any time of the year, though is most often associated with the holiday season. Duration 1:50.