Overview of this sheet music:
- "March" from The Nutcracker by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
- Level 1: beginners (See other levels of this song)
- 2 pages of music
- Hand positions & brief tutorial page
- Cover sheet
- Fingerings: on all the notes
- Key (for this arrangement): C major
- Instrumentation: For piano solo
- Complete audio sample: Always free to listen to on our website
- Downloading file: PDF
- Arranger & music editor: Mizue Murakami
- Publisher: Galaxy Music Notes
- Product code: GMNS00281
About "March" from The Nutcracker:
"March" is from the orchestral work for the ballet suite, The Nutcracker composed by a Russian composer, Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893) from the romantic era. The Nutcracker is probably the best-known ballet music composed by Tchaikovsky. It's been extremely popular in the U.S.A. during the Christmas season.
Tips for playing Level 1 "March" from The Nutcracker:
This particular arrangement is at Level 1 (Beginner). And it doesn't require a hand-position change at all. After you download it, please locate the hand-position on the tutorial page and stay in that position throughout the song. The fingering numbers are also provided on all the notes. You'll be playing only the melody notes without any additional notes that create harmonies. If you would like to challenge a little more with additional notes without changing the hand position, please try Level 2 "March." Even though Tchaikovsky wrote this piece in the key of G major, this arrangement is written in the key of C major to accommodate entry-level piano players.
Download, Print (or see it on your tablet) & Practice!
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- To learn more about the story behind The Nutcracker and its composer, Tchaikovsky, please visit our pages, "About The Nutcracker" and "About Pyotr Tchaikovsky."
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