There is 1 tv advert of The sugar plum Fairy by Tchaikovsky played by a group of flutes.
We play on a normal size flute in class. Can you find out what the smaller flute is called and what the larger flute is called and to say something about the pitch of them.
You can hear there is more than 1 flute playing in the clip, find out the name when there are
2 people playing in a group
3 people playing in a group
4 people playing in a group
5 people playing in a group
The sugar plum Fairy is a ballet suite called the Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky.
Can you find some information out on him
Listen to some more of The Nutcracker’ One of the other movements of the ballet feature the flutes at the start. Which one is it, Can you tell me what it’s called?
Can you find any more famous pieces of classical music that are used in TV adverts?