Themes From Waltz Of The Flowers (From The Nutcracker). Composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893). Arranged by John Caponegro. For string orchestra (88555) with optional 3rd violin/viola TC (1) and piano. Playground String Orchestra Series. Grade 1.5. Score and set of parts. Duration 2 minutes. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.8732).
Skillfully arranged by one of the most creative educational string writers around today, this adaptation of two popular Nutcracker themes will be a concert favorite at holiday time for years to come. The key of D major puts students in familiar territory while they rise to the challenge of playing at the recommended tempo (quarter note = 152). Duration 2:00.