Both Tchaikovsky and Duke Ellington created their own version of the Nutcracker. In this packet, students will explore the difference between a composer and an arranger. They will also use candy names to create rhythms of their own. Included in this packet are the following:
* Story of the Nutcracker
*Character coloring pages
*Stories of both composers
*Rhythms to play along with "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy"