Tchaikovsky - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy from the Nutcracker
Sheet music for Violin


Pause Music








Info

This piece is part of our Dark and Moody Music for Violin Compilation


Info

About 'Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy from the Nutcracker '



Artist:
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (biography)
Born:
May 7, 1840 , Votkinsk
Died:
November 6, 1893 , St. Petersburg
The Artist:
Popular Romantic composer of 6 symphones and some of the world' most performed ballets including Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty.
Composed:1891
Info: The Sugar Plum Fairy is a character in the ballet The Nutcracker. This ballet was first presented in St. Petersburg, Russia in 1892. The Sugar Plum Fairy only dances in Act 2 of the ballet. She is the ruler of the Land of Sweets. She welcomes the Nutcracker Prince and his love Clara to her land and orders the festivities.
Tchaikovsky used the celesta to sound like "drops of water shooting from a fountain". The instrument is forever identified with the Sugar Plum Fairy. The "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy" is one of the ballet's best known musical numbers.
Score Key:D minor (Sounding Pitch) (View more D minor Music for Violin )
Tempo Marking:Fairly slow and graceful = 120
Duration:2:36
Time Signature:4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)
Range:B4-A6
Number of Pages:4
Difficulty:Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
Instrument:   (View more Intermediate Music)
Style: Classical (View more Classical Music)
Tags:
Copyright: © Copyright 2000-2021 Red Balloon Technology Ltd (8notes.com)
 




Info

You might also like:

Trumpet Tune by Purcell, Henry
Waltz from Sleeping Beauty by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Theme for Swan Lake Op.20 (Scene Finale) by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Waltz from Sleeping Beauty (beginners) by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Swan Lake Op. 20 Scene Finale by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Dance of the Flowers from the Nutcracker by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Close X

Thank you for trying the 8notes.com Audio & Transposition features

You have reached your limit for today.
Please subscribe for unlimited playback & transpositions
Individual Subscriptions:

Click here for more info on subscriptions


© 2000-2021 8notes.com