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Classical Music for String Orchestra (130)
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1812 Overture 1812 Overture
Tchaikovsky/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This is an excellent selection for an important concert with your string orchestra!  Technical demands are kept well in check.  First violins require some 3rd position work, but all other parts can be played... view details
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Multi-Level Orchestra with optional easy string parts
MEMedium Easy
$75.00
Additional Score 
$10.50
1812 Overture 1812 Overture
Tchaikovsky/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

Finally, an arrangement of Tchaikovsky's masterwork that includes themes from the entire work, not just the ending! Themes include the Opening Hymn, Pastoral Interlude, Russian Folk Dance and the famous... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
The Abduction from the Seraglio The Abduction from the Seraglio (Overture)
W.A. Mozart/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the comic opera filled with pirates, Turkish princes, kidnapping and daring rescues, Mozart's The Abduction from the Seraglio is the piece of music that generated the (possibly fictional) "too many... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Adagio for Strings Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Originally written as the slow movement of a string quartet, this musical treasure was singled out by conductor Arturo Toscanini, who asked Barber for a string orchestra arrangement. It was played on a... view details
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String Orchestra 
AAdvanced
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.95
Air on the G-String Air on the G-String
J. S. Bach/arr. Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

The famous Bach air is exquisitely arranged for string orchestra in this gorgeous setting.  The violins and violas all have their own distinct melody lines as the cellos and basses hold everything together... view details
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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Alla Tchaikovsky Alla Tchaikovsky
arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Check out this fabulous show-stopper, because it's a "must-play" for your orchestra! Incorporating 22 different melodies from the works of Tchaikovsky, this is an incredibly clever and sometimes humorous... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$56.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Allegretto Allegretto (Symphony No. 7, Movement 2)
Beethoven/arr. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

The second movement of Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 has enormous popularity with performers and audiences.  This thoughtful version goes beyond a cursory repeat of the famous theme by including developmental... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
Allegretto Allegretto (from "The Creatures of Prometheus")
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Rick England - Alfred Music Publishing

Absolutely perfect for cross-curricular study in middle school or high school!  Prometheus, through trickery, stole fire from Zeus, gave it to mortals and was punished daily for eternity for his crime.... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$48.00
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$7.00
Allegretto Allegretto (from Symphony No. 7)
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

As heard in the Oscar-winning movie "The King's Speech," one of Beethoven's most beloved movements accompanied the dramatic moments of this monumental film.  Robert Longfield's accessible adaptation for string... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Allegro Allegro (From "Sonata No. 1")
G.P. Telemann/ arr. Mosier - Neil A Kjos Music Co

Orchestra members will take pleasure in playing this spirited work! A perfect example of late German Baroque writing, the Allegro features a lively fugal opening and exciting parts for all. This... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$48.00
String Orchestra 
MMedium
$5.00
Allegro Giocoso Allegro Giocoso (Symphony 4, Movement 3)
Brahms/arr. Monday - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This Brahms masterpiece is a joy to hear and a thrill to play!  Set in the bright key of D major, it retains the slur over the beat that gives the descending line its character. This line is then offset with... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
Allegro for Cello and String Orchestra Allegro for Cello and String Orchestra
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Fishburn - RBC Publications

This is a straightforward bit of Baroque writing for cello solo (optional double bass or bassoon solo) with string orchestra. It's fairly short, making it a great choice for a quick change of pace selection.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.75
Allegro in D Allegro in D
Vivaldi/arr. Frackenpohl - Ludwig-Masters Publications

In this fine arrangement of Vivaldi's Concerto in C for Two Trumpets, the solo trumpet lines have been transferred to first and second violins.  It's a stirring adaptation which retains the characteristic... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$35.00
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$10.00
Allegro in G Allegro in G
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Steven Frackenpohl - Hal Leonard Corporation

Carefully crafted for string ensemble, this lively movement is adapted from Vivaldi's Concerto for Two Guitars. In true Vivaldi style, the ensemble is driven by energetic rhythms that make all parts... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Amadeus Amadeus
W. A. Mozart/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the music from the dramatic opening scene of the movie "Amadeus."  It's actually the first movement of Symphony 25 in G minor, arranged here to be in E minor to make it accessible to more students.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Ancient Aires and Dances Ancient Aires and Dances
Respighi/arr. Brubaker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The noble elegance and beauty of Respighi's marvelous work shines in this arrangement of the Balletto Movement from "Suite No. 1." The feel of early music carries through in an arrangement that works... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Arlington Sketches Arlington Sketches
Elliot Del Borgo - Alfred Music Publishing

This is a classic Del Borgo style piece...rhythmically exciting and harmonically rich. In addition, the contrasting middle section allows for attention to tonal development, balance and blend. A guaranteed... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$62.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Ash Grove Ash Grove
Michael Hopkins - Kendor Music, Inc.

Your students will love playing this arrangement of the traditional Welsh folk song!  Written at the very easy level, all the parts have an interesting variety of material.  This is an excellent piece to teach... view details
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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
A Bach Fest A Bach Fest
Johann Sebastian Bach/arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Centering on J.S. Bach's lovely melodies for Anna Magdalena, this very easy piece is set in D Major with no high 3's or forward extensions. A short "suite" for beginners, the setting provides practice in a... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Badinerie Badinerie (from Orchestral Suite No. 2)
J. S. Bach/arr. Woolstenhulme - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This lively selection in G minor brings the intricate charm of Bach to life for developing players. As a teaching piece, the primary purpose is to introduce low 4th finger to violin and viola players. As a... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
The Barber of Seville The Barber of Seville
Rossini/arr. McLeod - Neil A Kjos Music Co

Rossini's "Barber Of Seville" is one of the most famous and beloved operas of all time, and this arrangement for string orchestra will be great fun to rehearse and perform.... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
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$6.00
Best of Bach Best of Bach
J S Bach/arr. Jerry Brubaker - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Bach's familiar Sheep May Safely Graze is set here at a level perfect for intermediate orchestras. Playable with just strings or by adding any combination of winds up to full orchestra instrumentation,... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$58.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Billy Tell Overture Billy Tell Overture
Gioacchino Rossini/arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This bluegrass "fiddle" version of Rossini's famous overture will get your audiences' toes tappin' and your violinists' fingers flyin'. The entire violin section is featured in this fun, virtuosic-sounding... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$46.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Boccherini Minuet Boccherini Minuet
arr. Robert Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of Boccherini's most famous pieces, this joyful minuet comes from the third movement of his Quintet in E Major. Robert's version is ideally scored for string ensembles and will make a super program... view details
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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00