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African Festival African Festival
arr. Quincy Hilliard - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This joyful arrangement is based on the the South African folksong Siyahamba. There's plenty of action for your beginning percussionists, and the entire ensemble will benefit from the easy syncopation... view details
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VEVery Easy
$50.00
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$7.00
Bashana Haba'ah Bashana Haba'ah
arr. Lloyd Conley - Hal Leonard Corporation

This beloved contemporary Jewish song, which translates as "Next Year," is most appropriate for holiday concerts, and also works well for programs throughout the year. The simple and elegant melody is a moving... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$5.00
Caribbean Rondo Caribbean Rondo
Pierre La Plante - Daehn Publications

Pack your bags and get ready for some "R & R" with this fun-filled sunny medley of Caribbean folksongs. Mango Walk, Tingalayo and Mary Ann receive the full symphonic treatment, but keep a light... view details
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MMedium
$76.00
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$8.00
Carrickfergus Carrickfergus
arr. Patrick Roszell - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This Irish folksong, named after the town of Carrickfergus in Northern Ireland, is beautiful, nostalgic and lush. This intimate arrangement with ample cross-cueing is an excellent tool to teach phrasing and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$70.00
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$10.00
Celtic Air and Dance No. 2 Celtic Air and Dance No. 2
arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

Written in a style similar to the popular Celtic Air and Dance, here is another terrific setting of Celtic tunes arranged for very young bands. This arrangement opens with a beautiful and flowing... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Chinese Folk Fantasy Chinese Folk Fantasy
James Curnow - Hal Leonard Corporation

The distinctive music of China and its rich history in the arts give this medley a special appeal to student performers. The excellent blend of three traditional folk melodies is ideal as a teaching piece for... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$5.00
Japanese Folk Trilogy Japanese Folk Trilogy
arr. Anne McGinty - Queenwood Publications

Using the authentic Japanese folk songs Moon Song; Festival Of The Dolls and Please Come Spring, this colorfully scored work offers students a diverse multicultural musical experience. Anne... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Korobushka Korobushka
arr. Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Based on a poem from 1861, the composer of this Russian folk song, also known as The Peddler, is unknown. Brought to America by Russian immigrants, the charm of this old world melody will brighten any... view details
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$60.00
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$10.00
Land of the Rising Sun Land of the Rising Sun (A Japanese Folk Trilogy)
arr. Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Explore the folk music of Japan through this trio of traditional Japanese songs. Merged together is the familiar yet haunting Sakura, the bright Night Star and the delightful Hana-Ichi... view details
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EEasy
$55.00
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$9.00
Over the Stone Over the Stone (Celtic Air and Dance)
Larry Neeck - C L Barnhouse Company

This unique work combines two ancient Celtic folk tunes and blends them into a high-quality musical composition. After opening with the lyrical melody Over the Stone, the mood transitions to the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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MEMedium Easy
$7.00
Piper's Rhapsody Piper's Rhapsody
James Hosay - Curnow Music Press

Presenting a collage of well-known tunes often played on bagpipes and hornpipe, Piper's Rhapsody features: Scotland the Brave; Loch Lomond; Sailor's Hornpipe; and Amazing Grace. There's... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$59.00
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$12.95
Ryukyu Bushi Ryukyu Bushi (Song of the Samurai)
Patrick J. Burns - Daehn Publications

Young players will enjoy performing this exciting piece with its energetic clapping and variety of percussion instruments. It uses a Japanese folk melody from the Ryukyu Islands where the martial art of Karate... view details
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VEVery Easy
$60.00
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$5.00
Shalom! Shalom!
arr. Philip Sparke - Dehaske

Renowned composer Philip Sparke brings elements of the long history of Jewish folksong to life in this rich and varied suite for concert band! A wide spectrum of moods are presented in the three movements... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$79.00
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$16.00
Shosholoza Shosholoza
arr. Anne McGinty - Queenwood Publications

Here is a traditional African folksong, which translates to "go forward."  The highly syncopated melody is performed in a call and response style as a multitude of percussion accessories play along.  For a... view details
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$45.00
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$6.00
A Spanish Lullaby A Spanish Lullaby
arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Bring a peaceful and quietly lilting moment to beginning band performances. This beautiful, traditional lullaby provides an opportunity for beginning bands to experience a very playable and lyrical... view details

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VEVery Easy
$50.00
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$9.00
Swahili Folk Hymn Swahili Folk Hymn
arr. Kevin Mixon - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Cross-curricular opportunities abound with this spirited number from East Africa.  Percussionists get to groove with authentic rhythms and the band has opportunities to improvise, compose or play written solos... view details
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EEasy
$60.00
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$9.00
Two Scandinavian Melodies Two Scandinavian Melodies
arr. Todd Stalter - Alfred Music Publishing

These two delightful Scandinavian melodies offer a glimpse into the folk music of a region that is not well known. Teaching opportunities in musicianship, style and colorful harmonies also... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00