Browse: Tchaikovsky - The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a
This page lists all recordings of The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a by Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-93).
Narrated by Derek Jacobi
Derek Jacobi (narrator)
The performances are sparkling – not quite the full Suite that’s normally performed, and I did miss the Danse chinoise which is omitted here, but perfectly-balanced and wonderfully light-footed... — More…
Hugh Downs (narrator), David Bowie (narrator)
Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy
David Bowie's disarmingly charming narration of the Prokofiev wears its years remarkably well. Ormandy and the Philadelphia are sympathetic partners and relish the virtuosity of the Britten. — More…
Herbert von Karajan
Martha Argerich (piano), Nicolas Economou (piano)
Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado
Tchaikovsky's First Concerto has already appeared twice on disc from Martha Argerich in complementary performances: live and helterskelter on Philips with Kondrashin (reviewed under Rachmaninov),... — More…
George MacDonald (clarinet), Christopher Hyde-Smith (flute/piccolo), Gordon Back (piano), Emma Johnson (clarinet)
Orquesta Filarmónica de la Ciudad de México, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Northern Sinfonia, The Marisa Robles Ensemble, Enrique Bátiz, Sir...