The Nutcracker

Sat 21 Dec 7:30pm

From £5.00 to £32.00

Snape Maltings Concert Hall

Part of Christmas at Snape Maltings

Saturday 21 December 2019 - 7.30pm

Music from Tchaikovsky’s magical Christmas ballet

BBC Concert Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth conductor

HumperdinckHansel and Gretel Overture 8’
Delius Sleigh Ride 5’
Holst The Mystic Trumpeter 20’
Arnold arr. Palmer Fantasy on The Holly and the Ivy 9’
Tchaikovsky The Nutracker, Act II 41’

Rich with famous melodies and sweetened by a glittering array of dances, Act II depicts the child heroine’s sleigh ride to the Kingdom of Sweets, ruled by the Sugar Plum Fairy.

In the first half of the concert, there’s more fairy tale music, another sleigh-ride and a festive fantasy on one of our best-loved carols.

Venue Address:

Snape Maltings Concert Hall
Snape Maltings, Snape, Suffolk, IP17 1SP