Full Score, Orchestral Parts, and Narration

The Nutcracker
One Hour Edition, Acts I & II

Composer: Tchaikovsky

Arranged by: Stephen Simon
Format: Print
Time: ca. 58:01
Publisher: Maestro Classics ​

Audio Sample:

The Nutcracker
00:00 / 00:30


Stephen Simon's arrangement of Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker ballet is a one-hour adaptation that includes music from every scene. Unlike The Nutcracker Suite that includes only an abbreviated overture and several of the dances from Act II, this version contains music from Acts I & IIStephen Simon was uniquely qualified to create this edition, having created well-known performance editions of Handel’s operas and oratorios that led the Handel revival in America.


  • Piccolo

  • Flute I

  • Flute II

  • Flute III

  • Oboe I

  • Oboe II

  • English Horn

  • Clarinet I 

  • Clarinet II

  • Bass Clarinet

  • Bassoon I

  • Bassoon II

  • Horn I

  • Horn II

  • Horn III

  • Horn IV

  • Trumpet I

  • Trumpet II

  • Trombone I

  • Trombone II

  • Trombone III

  • Tuba

  • Timpani

  • Percussion I

  • Percussion II

  • Percussion III

  • Celesta

  • Harp I

  • Harp II

  • Violin I

  • Violin II

  • Viola

  • Cello

  • Bass

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