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Posted 07 January 2003 - 01:45 PM

Hey! I have a question. How come most of the Nutcracker cd's have just collections of songs, and feature songs that are faster or slower than others?

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Posted 07 January 2003 - 02:30 PM

Recordings of the "Nutcracker" and other ballets will vary in length, for many different reasons. Some are more inclusive, others less. In the case of Nutcracker, there's a "Nutcracker Suite" that has been recorded many times. There are also different interpretations some conductors will move at a fast clip, others at a slower pace.

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Posted 11 January 2003 - 11:41 AM

thanks !!! It was always confusing to me!
thank you again!

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