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Nutcracker Suite - 1. Overture (ME)

Composer
Tchaikowsky
Year of composition
1892
Arranger
Year of arrangement
2005
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Large mixed ensemble
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Arranged for Flute, Oboe, 2 Clarinets, 2 Horns and Bassoon

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