Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky : Trepak from Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a IV.
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About 'Trepak from Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a IV.'
||Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (biography) (sheet music)|
|Born:||May 7, 1840
|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.|
Trepak is one of the several consecutive ethnic dances in Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Nutcracker. It is based on the traditional Ukrainian folk dance known in Ukrainian as the Tropak or Tripak (Russian: Трепак) (Ukrainian: Трoпак, Трiпак) and is characteristically in 2-4 time.