I’m not sure how this traditional Christmas song ended up on 99 Darkest Pieces of Classical Music, but its there. It does have a haunting melody.

I can seeing this being played when characters encounter a mysterious faerie or are

If you want to learn how the Nutcracker became a Christmas classic, check out this article from BBC.

[And here’s to all those in the retail and food industries: Merry Christmas. The Christmas music which has been driving you insane since November is about over.]