“Pas de Deux”


Excerpt from ballet “Nutcracker”

Level : 2 – intermediate beginner

practice instructions PDF
music sheet PDF
“soloist plus orchestra” demo MP3
“minus soloist” play-along mp3

Length: 4min 11sec

Format: downloadable

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One of Peter Tchaikovsky’s most enduring legacies is his ballet “The Nutcracker”. It is a Christmas story in which young Marie Stahlbaum’s favorite toy, the Nutcracker, comes alive and, after defeating the evil Mouse King in battle, becomes a Prince and whisks her away to a magical kingdom populated by dolls. In the Act II of the ballet, audience is invited to the Land of Sweets, where it’s rulers – The Sugar Plum Fairy and her cavalier Prince Coqueluche – are welcoming them with a famous “pas-de-deux” dance.

HomeOrchestra arrangements of classical music standards will help you feel like a professional from first steps. Listen to “the Demo” file, where songs are featured exactly as they finally should sound, with HomeOrchestra’s soloist and the orchestra. Practice with our music sheet, then play our “play-along” track, step in as a soloist, and enjoy leading a full-scale symphonic orchestra in the comfort of your home!