Entries from Notes from the University of Illinois Music Library tagged with 'ballet'

Why is the Nutcracker so popular?

An interview with Donna Buchanan "As the winter holidays approach, so does a seasonal classic. “The Nutcracker,” the fantasy ballet set to an adaptation of E.T.A. Hoffmann’s original tale and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s score, seems to be as popular today...


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