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The Nutcracker: The Story and Music of Tchaikovsky's Beloved Ballet  

Long a staple of the Christmas music scene, The Nutcracker is considered one of Pyotr Tchaikovsky's most enduring works. From its premier more than 100 years ago, all the way to the current day, the piece has enthralled audiences worldwide. Over the course of this presentation, the instructor will examine The Nutcracker in depth, both musically and historically, tracing it's evolution from its Russian roots to it's more contemporary interpretations. Throughout the program, we will listen to many selections from the opus, including both traditional renditions and modern takes from Tchaikovsky's masterpiece. Come join us for this fascinating journey behind the scenes of this holiday classic. Please select the section that corresponds to the amount that you will pay for this lecture. Thank you for your generosity!



Classes will not be in session

Monday, January 18, 2021 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
Monday – Saturday, February 15-20, 2021 (February Vacation)
Monday – Saturday, April 19-24, 2021 (April Vacation)

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