ORCHESTRATION 31 piece

Barbie in The Nutcracker
Instrumentation
Subject to Change

NOTE: This show requires the highest quality classically-trained musicians, with extensive experience performing standard symphonic repertoire, as well as performing ballet scores. The music scores in Barbie in the Nutcracker include much of Tchaikovsky’s Ballet The Nutcracker, plus original music scoring by Arnie Roth.
Please contact AWR Music Productions, LLC BEFORE contracting musicians.
AWR Music Productions, LLC
Chicago, IL
USA
773-935-0566

Minimum Required Instrumentation – Subject to Change Total: 31
1 Flute 1
1 Flute 2 / Piccolo
1 Oboe / English Horn
1 Clarinet in A and B-flat / Bass Clarinet
1 Bassoon
2 Horns
2 Trumpets
1 Tenor Trombone 1
1 Tenor Trombone 2 / Bass Trombone
1 Tuba
1 Harp
1 Piano / celeste / synthesizer keyboard *
1 Timpani / Percussion
1 Percussion
4 Violin I
4 Violin II
3 Violas
2 Celli
2 Basses
* 1) A real celeste is preferred, but synthesizer can be substituted
2) Synthesizer provided by orchestra must have these 2 patches (sounds): Children’s Chorus (Soprano "ah-h-h" patch) Celeste (unless real celeste is to be used)