Commissioned to create a ballet based on E. T. A. Hoffmann's The Nutcracker and the Mouse King
, Tchaikovsky set to work on a subject he disliked and ended up creating a beloved classic. This suite features such gems as Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy, Trepak (Russian Dance), Arabian Dance,
and Waltz of the Flowers
Reprint of the D. Rahter, Hamburg, n.d. edition.
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|Author/Editor||Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky|
|Dimensions||6 1/8 x 8 1/2|