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Blue Danube Waltz Blue Danube Waltz
Johann Strauss/arr. Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's the world's most famous waltz in a very playable arrangement! It gives the students the chance to alternate pizzicato and arco playing. The "recognition factor" is high and the audience will be glad to... view details
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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
Finlandia Finlandia
Jean Sibelius/arr. Bullock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A great sounding, yet simple arrangement, perfect for broadening the musical palette of young players.  The main theme is presented without development, maintaining the lovely simplicity of the piece. ... view details
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$42.00
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St. Lawrence Overture St. Lawrence Overture
Elliot Del Borgo - Carl Fischer LLC

It's not often that a piece for beginning string orchestras sounds as good as this! Lots of scalewise movement, imitative passages, nice countermelodies, and simple double stops make it easy to sound good. A... view details
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Prelude and Fugue Prelude and Fugue
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Written in the style of J. S. Bach, this is designed to introduce students to counterpoint without being overly demanding.  Young musicians will be able to study style and technique, and the scoring will make... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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A Vivaldi School Year A Vivaldi School Year
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

This remarkably clever arrangement introduces orchestras to each movement of Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons" as the work follows students through the school year. Included are fun themes representing... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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Golden Fields Golden Fields
Alan Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

Give your students the gift of this piece from movie and television composer Alan Silva. It's a wistful tune with optional piano that may be the most memorable work in your concert.  It is easy to play, yet... view details
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VEVery Easy
$48.00
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VEVery Easy
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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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$42.00
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Beethoven's Ninth Beethoven's Ninth (Ode to Joy)
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Lavender - Hal Leonard Corporation

Yes, it's Beethoven's beloved Ode to Joy set in the key of D and arranged for the success of young string players! The level of difficulty never goes beyond what is found in the first half of Book One... view details
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$30.00
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William Tell Overture William Tell Overture
Gioacchino Rossini/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Finally you can treat your less-experienced students to one of the most famous themes ever written!  This arrangement makes Rossini's music readable and playable by first-year players, and more advanced... view details
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$46.00
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Barcarolle Barcarolle
Jacques Offenbach/arr. Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

This easy arrangement of the famous gondola boat song is the perfect way to strengthen your young orchestra's legato playing skills. Slurs, crescendos, diminuendos, and a 3/4 time signature all add to the... view details

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Can Can Basses Can Can Basses
Jacques Offenbach/arr. Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Give your hard-working basses the recognition they deserve in this great section feature based on Offenbach's nimble and energetic dance tune. There are fun parts for everyone, but the tune (and the spotlight)... view details
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Baroque Fanfare Baroque Fanfare
Jean Mouret/arr. Rigg - Highland/Etling Publishing

A great festival piece, that while simple, retains an authentic Baroque sound!  The melody moves between sections and all sections remain in first position using mainly three strings. Slurs, bow-lifts, double... view details
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Crystal City March Crystal City March
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

This is an extremely nice beginning level march. Teachers have been looking for Mark Williams to write more easy string orchestra pieces, and they won't be disappointed with this one! Correlated to Strictly... view details
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VEVery Easy
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Ode to Joy Ode to Joy
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Bob Cerulli - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A favorite if there ever was one, this melody is perfect for first position playing. All instruments first play the melody in its entirety, followed by a section harmonized in the style of Beethoven.

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Military Symphony Military Symphony
Joseph Haydn/arr. Christina Hans - Wingert-Jones Publications

Written for success, this simplified arrangement has all parts in first position with basic beginning rhythms. It is a great piece for introducing your students to one of the great symphonies of... view details

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$40.00
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Ecossaise in G Ecossaise in G
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Frank J. Halferty - Kendor Music, Inc.

This setting is a perfect addition to grade 1 literature with terrific teaching tools for simple syncopation and dynamics. The familiarity of the melody will keep students practicing.

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VEVery Easy
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Rigaudon Rigaudon
Andre Campra/arr. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This familiar instrumental excerpt from Campra's opera "Idomne" is a natural confidence builder for young players. Beginning with a simple ostinato in the low strings, the arrangement flows gracefully into the... view details
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Hallelujah Chorus Hallelujah Chorus
G. F. Handel/arr. Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

End your concert with a bang and start the yearly music tradition with your youngest musicians!  Listeners will be amazed by the authenticity of this arrangement, which is able to capture so much of the... view details
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Barcarolle Barcarolle
Jacques Offenbach/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

This barcarolle endures as probably the most popular of the three famous barcarolles in Offenbach's legendary opera, "The Tales of Hoffman."  This new version for developing strings is set in 3/4 with melodic... view details
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$40.00
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March from Suite No. 1 March from Suite No. 1
Gustav Holst/arr. Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

One of the first pieces written exclusively for bands, this movement includes a very lyrical melody reminiscent of British folk music that lends itself perfectly for orchestral use.

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Baroque Minuet Baroque Minuet (BWV 841)
J.S. Bach/arr. Jeremy Woolstenhulme - Neil A Kjos Music Co

One of the most familiar minuets from Bach's pen, this is a great introduction to Baroque music and the stylings of J.S. Bach. A Learning Bank, Johann Sebastian Bach and the Baroque Period, is... view details

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$48.00
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Triumphant Chorus Triumphant Chorus
Camille Saint-Saens/arr. Mark Hellem - Neil A Kjos Music Co

It is quite extraordinary that young musicians have the opportunity to explore the music of Saint-Saens. This fanfare-type work will be an exquisite concert opener.

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Two Dances from the German Baroque Two Dances from the German Baroque
Johann Pachelbel and Georg Bohm / Stephen Chin - Everything String

Johann Pachelbel is most famous for his Canon in D.  However, he also wrote a huge number of works including concerti, keyboard suites and organ compositions.  This beautiful Sarabande is built on... view details

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Three Fanfares from the 18th Century Three Fanfares from the 18th Century
Jeremiah Clarke, William Duncombe and Leopold Mozart/arr. Stephen Chin - Everything String

Roll out the red carpet!  These fanfares have inspired many people for centuries with their sense of majesty and occasion.  All parts have been carefully crafted so that they are eminently... view details

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