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Brandon Lawrence plays The Prince in Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker with Birmingham Royal Ballet 2019

What it’s really like being a male ballet dancer, according to a professional

Ballerinas protest outside Opéra Garnier

Ballerinas perform ‘Swan Lake’ in protest against France’s pension reform

Brandon Lawrence and Céline Gittens in ‘The Nutcracker’ with Birmingham Royal Ballet

What makes The Nutcracker the perfect Christmas ballet? Catherine Bott asks Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Brandon Lawrence

Derek Jacobi narrates The Nutcracker on Christmas Day

Listen to Sir Derek Jacobi’s narration of The Nutcracker on Classic FM this Christmas

Jordan performs in The Nutcracker

Teenage ballerina in wheelchair achieves dream of dancing in Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker

1812 Overture

Percussionist perfectly dodges a flying bass drum mallet in a hilariously dramatic 1812 Overture

Tchaikovsky concerto

Orchestra starts playing the wrong concerto in piano competition nightmare

Bassoon squeaky chair

This duet for bassoon and squeaky chair is just hilarious

Mozart blood

6 pieces of music that killed their composers

Sydney SO Paper Bags

An orchestra performed Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture with PAPER BAGS


‘Explore as far as you can go with your imagination – and study like hell!’ – conductor Koen Kessels

tchaikovsky marble run

An epic marble run PERFECTLY synced up with Tchaikovsky

The Nutcracker

Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms: Soundtrack, trailer, cast and everything you need to know

Happy Birthday in the style of Wagner, Verdi and Debussy

What if Wagner had written Happy Birthday – or Verdi, Debussy or Tchaikovsky?

Line Rider set to Tchaikovsky’s ‘Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy’ is just perfect

Line Rider set to Tchaikovsky’s ‘Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy’ is utterly ingenious

Tchaikovsky meets Will SMith

Someone has mixed Tchaikovsky’s ‘Swan Lake’ with ‘Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It’ and it’s actually incredible

The best classical music for morning

The best classical music for mornings

Case Notes Tchaikovsky

How did Tchaikovsky die?