Browse: Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker, Op. 71
This page lists all recordings of The Nutcracker, Op. 71 by Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-93).
Lauren Cuthbertson (Clara), Federico Bonelli (Prince), Francesca Hayward (Sugar-Plum Fairy), Alexander Campbell (Nutcracker), Gary Avis (Drosselmeyer)
The Royal Ballet, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Boris Gruzin
Due for release on 31st Aug 2018
This special, limited edition 2-CD set features a 52 page booklet detailing the history and context of the work through photographs, illustrations, essays as well as an introduction from Sir Simon Rattle himself.
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
There are certain things one can take for granted with a Berlin Phil recording. The silky sheen of the upper strings, the accuracy of the ensemble playing, the variety of tonal colours in the... — More…