Overview of this sheet music:
- "March" from The Nutcracker by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
- Level 3: easy level (See other levels of this song)
- 2 pages of music
- Hand positions & brief tutorial page
- Cover sheet
- Fingerings: a lot of them except on the repeated patterns
- Key (for this arrangement): G major - original key
- 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: GMNS00283
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 3 "March" from The Nutcracker:
This particular arrangement is at Level 3 (easy). There are only two times when you have to change hand positions. After you download it, please locate those hand positions on the tutorial page and stay in those positions. The fingering numbers are suggested on several notes except for repeated notes or phrases. Please take advantage of those fingering numbers to coordinate your hands and fingers smoothly. This arrangement is written in the key of G major which is the original key that Tchaikovsky wrote. The key of G major has F sharp even though you don't see the sharp sign (#) on F. Please assume that any F that you run into as F sharp. The black keys are also described on the tutorial page. You may refer to it.
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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