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And the Glory And the Glory
G.F. Handel / Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

A triumphant and joyful arrangement for full orchestra, this excerpt from Messiah will need no words, partially because the work is so well known and partially because the arrangement so captures the spirit... view details
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$40.00
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$6.00
Anvil Chorus Anvil Chorus (Chorus of the Gypsies from Il Trovatore)
Giuseppe Verdi/arr. Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Break out the anvils for this immensely popular Verdi gem. Taken from the opera "Il Trovatore," everyone should recognize this grand mainstay of classical repertoire. A rewarding experience for your advancing... view details
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$70.00
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$18.00
Aragonesa Aragonesa
Manuel de Falla/arr. Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Based upon the Spanish jota rhythm, this lively, energetic work is in a style often heard in northeastern Spain. The work uses several different and exotic modes and shows the influence of Claude Debussy on... view details

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Chaconne Chaconne
Jean-Philippe Rameau / Douglas Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

The chaconne has been edited from the 1736 version of Les Indes galantes. The work is a bright and melodic treat seldom heard today. The small orchestra reflects the style period.... view details
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Cossack March Cossack March
Franz Liszt / Douglas Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Mazeppa, Symphonic Poem No. 6 featured this stirring march movement. The sparkling colors of the Romantic period are in full play all the way to the exciting conclusion.... view details
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$110.00
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Entr'acte on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber Entr'acte on Themes by Carl Maria von Weber
Gustav Mahler/arr. Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

The spectrum of orchestral color is used to full advantage in this opening segment to Mahler's opera. The music is based on themes of Carl Maria von Weber, but sparkles with the energy that is uniquely... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$80.00
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$20.00
Entrance March from "The Gypsy" Entrance March from "The Gypsy"
Johann Strauss, Jr./arr. Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Strauss is well known for much more than writing waltzes, including this rousing military style march. This selection is an excellent choice as a concert opener. ... view details
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$100.00
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Espana Cani Espana Cani
Pascual Marquina Narro/arr. Albert Wang - Ludwig-Masters Publications

The stirring Spanish style is immediately recognizable, particularly in this famous paso doble. Some simplification of keys makes it accessible to orchestras of all levels of experience.

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$65.00
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$10.00
Farandole Farandole
Georges Bizet/arr. Ernest Guiraud & Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

This is just what you would expect, but carefully edited and adapted for modern orchestras. It is a timeless classic filled with joy and excitement.

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$95.00
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$25.00
Folksong and Hunters' Chorus Folksong and Hunters' Chorus (from "Der Freischuetz")
Carl Maria von Weber/arr. McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

"Der Freischuetz" has come to be considered the first of the Romantic operas. The influence of folk music is obvious, as is the composer's nationalistic fervor.  Bright, melodic, and vibrant, it is as fresh... view details
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$70.00
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Forever Free Forever Free
Giuseppe Verdi / Joseph Goodwin - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Verdi's memorable melodic gift is readily apparent in this excerpt from La Traviata. The song closes the first act of what is perhaps the most performed opera in the repertoire.... view details
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Granada Granada (from "Suite Espagnole," Op. 47)
Albeniz/arr. McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Skillfully adapted for full orchestra, this movement comes from the composer's "Suite Espagnole." Originally written for piano, each movement of the suite depicts a different region of Spain. Granada... view details
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$75.00
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$18.00
Hallelujah Hallelujah
G.F. Handel/arr. Carl Reinecke & Joseph Goodwin - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Includes the famous Ein' feste Burg in this arrangement. A refreshing change of pace from the expected, the arrangement also contains parts for clarinets in A and trumpets in C.

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Handel in the Strand Handel in the Strand
Percy Aldridge Grainger/arr. Perna - Ludwig-Masters Publications

This is one of the few largely unchanged works from the famous Leopold Stowkowski recording of Grainger's music. It has been prepared from the composer's manuscript score with the approval of the Percy... view details
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$85.00
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Introduction and Drinking Song Introduction and Drinking Song
Giuseppe Verdi/arr. Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Brindisi from Verdi's great "La Traviata" is a spirited, rollicking tour de force. His wonderful gift of melody shines throughout this true to the original adaptation.

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Mock Morris Mock Morris
Percy Aldridge Grainger/arr. Perna - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Delightfully upbeat and lively, this Grainger classic will lighten up full orchestra concerts and provide a bit of musical history at the same time.  Written in the style of a morris dance, it is completely... view details
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$125.00
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$18.00
Presidential Polonaise Presidential Polonaise
John Philip Sousa/arr. Schissel - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Written at the request of President Chester A. Arthur, this stately and dignified composition was intended to replace Hail to the Chief, but the public would never let go of the tradition. Published for... view details
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$85.00
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Scottish March Scottish March
Claude Debussy/arr.Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Looking for a piece from Debussy that sounds totally different than expectations? His treatment of The Earl of Ross March is the perfect choice. It is exquisitely scored and highly original.

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$100.00
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Sevilla Sevilla (Sevillanas from "Suite Espagnole," Op. 47)
Isaac Albeniz/orch. McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Skillfully adapted for full orchestra, the original may be the composer's most famous work.  This excerpt from the original suite colorfully depicts different regions of Spain and their diverse musical styles.... view details
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Sheep May Safely Graze Sheep May Safely Graze
J.S. Bach/arr. Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

A small orchestra is an exquisite medium for Bach's famous cantata excerpt. Woodwinds and horns in pairs join the string family to bring us music of sublime beauty.

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$45.00
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$6.00
Shepherd's Hey Shepherd's Hey
Percy Aldridge Grainger/arr. Perna - Ludwig-Masters Publications

When Leopold Stokowski made his famous recording of this work in 1950 the composer was playing the piano part, but the music had been modified at the request of the conductor.  In this edition, Dana Perna has... view details
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$65.00
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$12.00
Sleigh Ride Sleigh Ride
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart/arr. Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

One of Mozart's German Dances composed for the Viennese Carnivals of the 1790s, this Sleigh Ride is perhaps his most vividly orchestrated piece. The arrangement has adapted the work for modern... view details
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$70.00
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Sleigh Ride Sleigh Ride (November from "The Seasons")
P.I. Tchaikovsky/arr. McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Delightful as only a Tchaikovsky melody can be, this transcendent excerpt from "The Seasons" brings the joys of a winter sleigh ride into your concert hall. ... view details
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Soldiers' Chorus Soldiers' Chorus
Charles Gounod/arr. Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

This excerpt from Gounod's most famous opera makes a wonderful programming option. Vigorous, robust, and energetic, it is serious classical music that is approachable for high school full orchestras.

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