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Classical Music for String Orchestra (31)
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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
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$10.50
Allegro from Concerto Grosso Allegro from Concerto Grosso
G. F. Handel / arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

An excellent showcase for the mature string orchestra, Sandra Dackow's arrangement of this Handel work will inspire your students and delight their audiences!... view details
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MMedium
$45.00
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$10.00
The Bells of St. Genevieve The Bells of St. Genevieve
Marin Marais/arr. Smolensky - Tempo Press

Originally written in 1723 for viola da gamba, violin and harpsichord with basso continuo, this arrangement invites players to explore styles and techniques reminiscent of 16th century Baroque music. Each... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
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$18.00
Canon in D Canon in D
Johann Pachelbel/arr. Suttle - Tempo Press

Richly arranged with divisi strings and the option of featuring two talented flute students, this arrangement of Pachelbel's famous canon offers a chance for the entire ensemble to improve balance, intonation... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
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$7.50
Capriccio Espagnol Capriccio Espagnol
Rimsky-Korsakoff/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This immortal work is now available for string orchestra! Sandra Dackow's expert arrangement for intermediate strings deserves a permanent place in your library. It's a selection you'll want to program again... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$80.00
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$12.00
Chorus of the Huntsmen Chorus of the Huntsmen
WEBER / DACKOW - Tempo Press

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MEMedium Easy
$40.00
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$8.50
Christmas Concerto Christmas Concerto (Op. 6, No. 8)
Archangelo Corelli/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

What a wonderful choice for a holiday concert!  Corelli's "Concerti Grossi" are brilliant examples of Baroque orchestral writing, with many sequences, chain suspensions and sharp dynamics.  This is one of the... view details
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$40.00
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$8.50
Concerto Alla Rustica Concerto Alla Rustica
Vivaldi/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

Vivaldi's famous concerto for strings is a real crowd pleaser that your orchestra will love to play!  From the opening 9/8 "Presto" to the "Adagio" inner movement to the brisk conclusion, this one is great... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$10.50
Contredanse en Rondeau Contredanse en Rondeau (from "Divertimento, K. 213")
W.A. Mozart/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This easy arrangement of the delightful Mozart work is an excellent way to expose your young strings to Mozart's genius!... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$5.00
Country Wedding Country Wedding (From "The Moldau")
Bedrich Smetana / arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

Smetana's Bohemian slow polka from "The Moldau" makes a colorful selection for string orchestra. Sandra Dackow's typically strong arrangement will provide many teaching and performing opportunities.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$8.00
Dance of the Tumblers Dance of the Tumblers (from The Snow Maiden)
Rimsky-Korsakoff/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This delightful work by Rimsky-Korsakoff will be a great selection for any concert, and is especially suitable for festivals or contests. Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra on the CD... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$10.50
Danse Bacchanale Danse Bacchanale (from "Samson et Dalila")
Camille Saint-Saens/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

"Samson et Dalila" is one of the 19th century opera blockbusters. This intermediate arrangement of the famous Danse Bacchanale utilizes considerable divisi writing to recreate the texture of the... view details
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MMedium
$85.00
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$15.00
Footsteps in the Snow Footsteps in the Snow
Claude Debussy/arr. Robert Longfield - Tempo Press

This small, quiet piece paints, in Debussy's words, "a sad, frozen landscape." A slow-moving four note ostinato suggests footsteps moving through a bleak wintry world. A feeling of hopeless resignation... view details

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$50.00
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$10.00
Largo from Symphony No. 9 Largo from Symphony No. 9
Antonin Dvorak/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This passage from Dvorak's famous symphony "From the New World" has been expertly arranged for school orchestras by Sandra Dackow.  This easy arrangement remains entirely in first position.  It requires some... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.50
March of the Meistersingers March of the Meistersingers (from "Die Meistersinger")
Richard Wagner/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

Sandra Dackow has arranged Richard Wagner's immortal March Of The Meistersingers in an easy setting that is playable by all strings in the first position. An excellent choice for rehearsal and... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$8.50
Mars Mars (from "The Planets")
Gustav Holst/arr. McCashin - Tempo Press

This rigorous string orchestra arrangement maintains all the intensity of the battle-like movement, which is constantly in motion, and suggests feelings of terror or the reign of fear. It is a powerful, rich... view details
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MMedium
$75.00
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$12.00
Mock Morris Mock Morris
Percy Grainger/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

"Always merry and bright" is how Grainger described this cheerful tune!  Composed in the style of the traditional English "Morris Dance," this completely original work could be described as sort of an English... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
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Molly on the Shore Molly on the Shore
Percy Grainger/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

A rollicking good time! Not another "Celtic clone," this is actually a setting of two Irish reels Grainger arranged for string quartet in 1907.  It retains much of its quartet flavor by giving each section... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$10.50
Nabucco-Overture Nabucco-Overture
Giuseppe Verdi/Dackow - Tempo Press

Now your string orchestra can enjoy the brilliance of Verdi's operatic compositions! Suitable for ME and M levels, this excellent Sandy Dackow arrangement captures all of the full orchestra glory and spreads... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
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$12.00
Orpheus in the Underworld Orpheus in the Underworld (Finale)
Jacques Offenbach/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This is unusually nice! Comprised of well known and loved Offenbach themes, including Can-Can, and playable all in the first position, this is a truly exciting work that you, your students and your audiences... view details
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EEasy
$60.00
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$10.00
Overture to Lucio Silla Overture to Lucio Silla
W. A. Mozart / arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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Saint Anthony Chorale Saint Anthony Chorale
F.J. Haydn/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This traditional chorale, here in a very careful arrangement by Sandra Dackow, will serve as a highly effective teaching tool for your young orchestra. ... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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Sarabande and Gavotte Sarabande and Gavotte (from "French Suites Nos. 1 & 5")
J.S. Bach/arr. Longfield - Tempo Press

Brilliantly pairing two pieces with contrasting styles, this arrangement gives students an opportunity to study works of a famous composer in a setting where all parts have interesting lines or motives. ... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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Serenade No. 9 Finale Serenade No. 9 Finale ("Posthorn")
W. A. Mozart/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

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$10.50