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Dance of the Sugar Plum fairy from Act 2, Nutcracker ballet Tchaikovsky Help Opus Details
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The Nutcracker ballet tells a story by Hoffmann of a little girl and her Christmas presents. It was one of Tchaikovsky's late works, written in 1892, full of enchanting tunes and boisterous good-natured fun.

This Dance of the Sugar Plum fairy was innovative in its use of the celesta, a new instrument for an orchestra.
Category: Ballet Music Orchestra Featuring Celesta Romantic Period
Time Signature 4 /4 Key Signature   E Minor also featuring Harp Play MP3 using player below.

1    This fairy-like theme is played on the celesta after 4 bars of pizzicato pianissimo chords from the strings.
 No score for this tune is available yet.
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