G6 U1 Nutcracker March by Tchaikovsky

Listen and Watch the Nutcracker Prince Animation using the soundtrack of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite

Homework to be given before listening task

  1. What is Tchaikovsky’s Full Name?
  2. Where was Tchaikovsky born?
  3. What were three famous pieces Tchaikovsky composed?
  4. What musical period or era did he live in and when did this era happen?

Listening Task

Classics for Kids Radio Show – Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky

g6-nutcracker-listening pdf – print out

Performance of Nutcracker March