About Piotr Tchaikovsky

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Saturday, December 05, 2015

Piotr Tchaikovsky (YouTube)

This week on Classics for Kids, learn about the conductor who wrote one of the holiday’s most beloved pieces – The Nutcracker. His name was Piotr Tchaikovsky, and he came from Russia.

Music Used within the Program (All composed by Tchaikovsky)

Marche Slav

Serenade for Strings

Rococo Variations

1812 Overture

Symphony No. 4, fourth movement

Eugene Onegin: Polonaise

Piano Concerto #1

Nutcracker Suite: Russian Dance

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