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Nutcracker: Complete Ballet Score

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Tchaikovsky,P.I. ~ Nutcracker-Comp

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Charles Mackerras is one of the most purely musical and versatile conductors around. In fact, he's never made a bad record, and this Nutcracker is outstanding. It also served as the soundtrack to a movie version of the ballet, and Mackerras's interpretation has a sense of cinematic spectacle that's very appropriate. He brings superb drama to the action sequences: the battle with the Mouse King, bustling Christmas scenes at the opening, and the "transformation" of the Christmas tree. In the second act (which is where most of the famous Suite comes from), each of the dances is sharply characterized. In short, a great performance. --David Hurwitz

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. Overture
  2. The Christmas Tree
  3. March
  4. Children's Galop And Arrival Of The Guests
  5. Dance Scene And Arrival Of Drosselmeyer
  6. Scene And Grandfather's Dance
  7. The Magic Spells Begins
  8. The Battle Between The Nutcracker And The Mouse King
  9. Scene In The Pine Forest (Journey Through The Snow)
  10. Waltz Of The Snowflakes

Disc: 2

  1. The Magic Castle
  2. Clara And The Prince
  3. Divertissement - Chocolate: Spanish Dance
  4. Coffee: Arabian Dance
  5. Tea: Chinese Dance
  6. Trepak
  7. Dance Of The Mirlitons
  8. Divertissement: Mother Gigogne And The Clowns
  9. Waltz Of The Flowers
  10. Pas De Deux: Dance Of The Prince And The Sugar - Plum Fairy
  11. Variation I: Tarantella
  12. Variation II: Dance of the Sugar - Plum Fairy
  13. Coda
  14. Final Waltz And Apotheosis
  15. Duet Of Daphnis And Chloe From The Queen Of Spades (La Pique Dame)


Product details

  • Audio CD (July 9, 2006)
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Format: Soundtrack
  • Label: Telarc
  • Run Time: 89 minutes
  • ASIN: B000003CU4
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars 15 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #109,684 in CDs & Vinyl (See Top 100 in CDs & Vinyl)
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