MMT005a Scene (Swan Lake) - Tchaikovsky, P.I. (PDF DOWNLOAD)


This is the 'Swan Theme', the famous oboe solo from Tchaikovsky's well-loved ballet. The melody is shared here between the two oboes, and later passed on to the cor anglais as the dramatic tension rises.

Grading: 8

Duration: 2'24

Composer:  Tchaikovsky, P.I.

Arranger: Cooper, A.

Instrumentation: Oboe Trio: 2 Obs, CA

Listen to a sample:

Played here by the young oboists of the NYO!