Ballet and Tchaikovsky

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What’s a ballet? What do ballet dancers wear? How is a ballet composed? You’ll hear the answers to these questions this week on Classics for Kids as host Naomi Lewin takes you on a trip through the ballets of Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

Music used within the Program:

Léo Delibes: Coppelia

Jean-Philippe: Castor and Pollux

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker