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Overture to the Nutcracker Suite

By Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

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Piano quartet (Two Pianos, Eight Hands) - Intermediate
Composed by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893). Arranged by Beatrice A. Miller. This edition: 2 copies included. Masterworks; Piano Quartet (2 Pianos, 8 Hands); Quartet. Form: Overture. Romantic Period. Performance part. 20 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.05260).

Item Number: AP.05260
ISBN 1589510526. Romantic Period. 9x12 inches.

In Bea Miller's masterful transcription of Tchaikovsky's most-beloved work, the popular themes undergo several transformations that capture the spirit of the symphonic score. This National Federation title is a must have for every piano studio!

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  • 4

    Location:
    Surrey, BC
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • December 08, 2008 An Entertaining Christmas Quartet

    This arrangement is fun to play and is a great hit with an audience. It is not a literal transcription but uses Tchaikovsky's main themes from the Overture.

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  • 5

    Location:
    Twin Cities, Minnesota
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • January 02, 2008 A SWEET NUTCRACKER SWEET

    Put four musicians to the keyboards for this entertaining and challenging piece. The sixteenth notes will keep their fingers nimble in the frosty winter air as they transport listeners to the world of The Nutcracker and Sugarplum fairies. This piece will appeal to boys and girls alike with a range...

    of dynamics and section changes. The ending flourish will bring the audience to their feet

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