Just like the piece says: it's all about counting beats, rhythms, and rests. This piece makes it easy to teach the young ensemble all at the same time, as the rhythms are identical. The piano part greatly...
Mozart's Requiem in D minor is a sublime work, and the Kyrie is a masterful lesson in fugal writing, requiring the students to really count. Every section of the orchestra plays the syncopated entries, tied...
Based on the traditional folk tune used in the Disney film "Cinderella," this simple arrangement is divided into three violin, three viola, three cello and two double bass parts. It would be ideal for an...
This piece is designed to teach students to plan their bow speeds with alternating fast and slow bow speeds. It also reinforces slurs, tremolo, pizzicato, and the first two finger patterns used in string...
These three short chorales (G Major, G Minor, G Major) are excellent warm-up exercises and are also very useful for training ensembles to listen for pure intonation. Vibrato and tone quality can also be...
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