Composer of the month
- Tchaikovsky was a Russian composer.
- He played the piano from the age of 5.
- His work was first publicly performed in 1865. He then spent the rest of his career composing, until his death in 1893.
- Tchaikovsky is most well know for his ballets, notably Swan Lake and the Nutcraker.
The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy from The Nutcracker, originally composed by Tchaikovsky and performed by The Royal Ballet.