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The Story Behind Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker”


The Nutcracker is as familiar at Christmastime as Ol Saint Nick, but why did Tchaikovsky write this classic ballet and how did it get to the US?

To listen to a brief history on the Nutcracker, hit play below.

The Story Behind Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker”
Written by:
The Classical Team
The Classical Team
Published on 05.11.2018