Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893). Arranged by Frank Halferty. For woodwind quintet (flute, oboe, Bb clarinet, french horn and bassoon). Romantic, Christmas. Grade 4. Score and set of parts. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.16848).
Always a hit with audiences, this adaptation of the ever-popular Nutcracker excerpt features flute and oboe on the main melody, clarinet and bassoon on the 'response' figures, and horn as the rhythmic anchor. Playing with light articulations and sensitivity to dynamic changes will help ensure a rewarding performance. Duration 1:20.