Nutcracker Suite 2. March

P. Tchaikovsky Arr. Erik Cole
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The famous March from the Nutcracker. Everyone gets something to do in this transcription, which stays as close to the original as I could. I considered lowering the key on this one as well, but in the end decided that, high notes aside, most of the technical passage work was easier in the original key of G than in anything else. All of the high G's in the 1st oboe part are doubled an octave lower if needed, allowing only those comfortable playing them to do so.

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P. Tchaikovsky Arr. Erik Cole
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
Double reed ensemble
Classical music

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