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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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All Through the Night
arr. Rob Romeyn - C L Barnhouse Company

Pure and beautiful, this traditional Welsh folksong is better known today as a holiday carol.  This beginning band arrangement offers an outstanding and uncommon opportunity for young students to develop... view details

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Appalachian Folk Dance
Robert W. Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

This outstanding concert or festival work inspired by the folk songs and dances of the early American pioneers uses only the first six notes introduced in most band methods. Developing bands will enjoy this... view details

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$42.00
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Aura Lea
arr. Robert W. Smith - C L Barnhouse Company

This classic American folk song has inspired generations of musicians throughout the last two centuries. Arranged by composer/music educator Robert W. Smith, this setting of "Aura Lea" features melody... view details

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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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Ellan Vannin Suite
Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Tuneful folk songs and cheery fiddle tunes from the Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin) are the basis for this delightful collection for band. Three of the finest musical gems from the island are included here:... view details

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$55.00
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Irish Tune from County Derry
arr. Paul Cook - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

You'll love the marvelous, easy counterlines to the melody in this incredibly musical arrangement of the beloved Irish folk tune...this inner part writing just adds so much emotion to an already gorgeous... view details

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$55.00
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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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Linden Lea
Ralph Vaughan Williams/arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The first published composition of Vaughan Williams in 1902 is an irresistible subject for concert band. The lyrical folk song quality of the melody and lush, playable scoring reinforces musicality and makes... view details

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On Yonder Hill
Anne McGinty - Queenwood Publications

Based on three folksongs, this lyrical piece provides a musical opportunity for your band to develop expression and phrasing. The folksongs are: Shule Aroon; Johnny Has Gone for a Soldier and Shule... view details

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Over the Sea to Skye
arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This setting provides a rich tapestry of sound with the ability for your beginners to make real music. The traditional Scottish folk tune is scored in 3/4 time and should not pose any technical challenges for... view details

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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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Shenandoah
arr. Michael Sweeney - Hal Leonard Corporation

 You'll be charmed by this sensitive, yet very playable version of the beautiful folk melody, Shenandoah. From a soft beginning where woodwinds figure prominently, through the low brass carrying the melody,... view details

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Shenandoah
Robert W. Smith/arr. Story - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This rich and flowing arrangement of the cherished folk song will enhance any concert. Young bands are given the opportunity to work on expression and phrasing throughout the piece. Beautiful! ... view details

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Skye Boat Song
arr. John O'Reilly - Alfred Music Publishing

Young bands are provided a wonderful opportunity to learn to play with expression with this lovely Scottish folksong.  All instruments get to play the melody which is further enhanced by the gently flowing... view details

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A Spanish Lullaby
arr. Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This beautiful traditional lullaby provides an opportunity for the beginning band to experience a very playable and lyrical Spanish folk song with introductory teaching opportunities for triple meter. 2:00... view details

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Two Scandinavian Melodies
Todd Stalter - Alfred Music Publishing

These two delightful Scandinavian melodies offer a glimpse into the folk music of a region that is not prominently featured in band literature. Teaching opportunities abound for sensitive musicianship and... view details

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The Water is Wide
arr. Vince Gassi - Alfred Music Publishing

Although the lyrics for this folk song date back to the 1600s, it wasn't until 1906 that the song was published in Folk Songs from Somerset. The simple melody and placid harmony provide a great opportunity for... view details

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The Woodsmen's Tale (Rique Ran)
arr. David M. Martin - Ludwig-Masters Publications

The traditional call and response seen in many work songs provides plenty of opportunity to teach rhythm.. This particular tune has a distinctive Latin flavor. ... view details

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A Yiddish Lullaby
Abraham Goldfaden/arr. Sheldon - Alfred Music Publishing

Raisins and Almonds is a Jewish lullaby that has become so well-known that it is now considered a folk song. This lovely arrangement of that beautiful song allows young bands to play with expression and... view details

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