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Orchestra ››  Classical Music for String Orchestra (465)
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Russian Sailor's Dance
Reinhold Gliere/arr. Balent - Carl Fischer LLC

The famous classic! And wise teachers know that occasionally programming a rousing dance that is loud, fast and gets even faster at the end is often a great way to get students (and parents) more interested in... view details

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String Orch or Full Orch 
EEasy
$60.00
Full Orchestra 
$10.00
Russian Sailors Dance
Reinhold Gliere / arr. Caponegro - Kendor Music, Inc.

Grade 4 groups will enjoy this well-arranged piece from Reinhold Glire's classic ballet "The Red Poppy". Using a theme and variation form, John Caponegro has included all the tempo changes that are idiomatic... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
MMedium
$52.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Russlan and Ludmilla
Mikhail Glinka/arr. Sieving - Alfred Music Publishing

The audience may not know who Glinka was, but they will know the themes from this ever-popular Russian overture!  Whether played as an opener or closer, concert or contest, this piece really shows what your... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$65.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$65.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Sahara Crossing
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Sounds of a desert caravan are found in this fun and exciting original by Richard Meyer. It's an excellent piece to reinforce the tonal color of low first finger notes (Eb and Bb). The bouncing cello and... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
VEVery Easy
$5.00
Saint Paul's Suite
Gustav Holst - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Best known for his full orchestral suite "The Planets," Holst also wrote some particularly beautiful string music. This suite is a prime example of his writing based on folk tunes. Unsimplified, this is a... view details

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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$70.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
Salvation Is Created
Pavel Tchesnokov/arr. McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

The magnificence of Tchesnokov's choral creation is available to strings in this stunning arrangement. Pure beauty flows through the piece, and the final strains of the piece are full and heavenly.... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Sanctus
Franz Schubert/arr. Curnow - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Schubert's familiar "German Mass," this song has been adapted for beginner string players in a solid ensemble setting. ... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Sarabande
J.S. Bach / Lee Aronson - Grand Mesa Music

A Sarabande is a slow and stately dance popular in the Baroque era. This piece is from the second of six English Suites thought to have been composed in 1715 by J.S. Bach. Since this Sarabande is contrapuntal... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$40.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$6.00
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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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
Sarabande with Variations
G.F. Handel/arr. Calhoun - Carl Fischer LLC

Sarabande with Variations by George Frideric Handel is from his Keyboard Suite in D minor. Originally for harpsichord, this arrangement has been transposed to E minor and adapted for string orchestra.... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Scheherazade
Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

Students finally have the opportunity to play this Romantic masterpiece by Rimsky-Korsakov, inspired by the story of "1001 Arabian Nights."  Incorporating themes from all four movements, this arrangement... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Scherzo from Symphony No. 3 ("Eroica")
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is a skilled adaption of a Beethoven symphony scherzo from the beloved "Eroica" Symphony.  The string writing is ideal for student orchestras and gives an opportunity to perform one of the great treasures... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
Scherzo from Symphony No. 4
Beethoven/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

This lively movement is a masterpiece of hemiola, providing an opportunity for students to hone their counting skills.  With strong, memorable themes featuring all sections of the orchestra and a beautiful... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Serenade for Strings
P.I. Tchaikovsky/arr. Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Very faithful to the original but arranged with the younger player in mind, this setting of an orchestral staple has it all, and is sure to challenge every section of your orchestra. The lyrical opening... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Serenade for Strings
Antonin Dvorak - Edwin F. Kalmus

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String Orchestra 
AAdvanced
$155.00
String Orchestra 
$30.00
Seven Scottish Airs
Gustav Holst/arr. Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

What if you found a Holst work for strings that no one has played before? Well, here it is! This wonderful collection of Scottish airs was originally for string quartet and piano, and has been faithfully... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Sicilienne
Gabriel Faure/arr. John O'Neill - FJH Music Company Inc

The haunting Sicilienne is one of Faure's best known melodies, and lends itself extremely well to string orchestra. Scored in the original key of G minor, the melody effortless weaves throughout the... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Sicilienne, Op. 78
Gabriel Faure / Clark McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$6.00
Sinfonia
G.P. Telemann / Bob Mathews - Neil A Kjos Music Co

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
EEasy
$6.00
Sinfonia No. 2 in D Major (Movement 1)
Felix Mendelssohn/arr. Moss - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

An exciting concert or festival opener! Includes educationally appropriate bowings and fingerings to save precious rehearsal time and develop a mature sound. This setting is the perfect piece to develop and... view details

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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$57.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MAMedium-Advanced
$57.00
Additional Score 
MAMedium-Advanced
$8.00
Sinfonia #9 in C Major
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy / Kirk Moss - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A slow and somber Grave introduction leads to a light-hearted Allegro, presenting an ideal piece to teach sonata form. The clearly marked bowings and artist-level fingerings will save precious rehearsal... view details

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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$59.00
Additional Score 
MAMedium-Advanced
$8.00
Sinfonia in B Minor (Al Santo Sepolchro)
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. McBrien - Wingert-Jones Publications

Chains of suspensions and dissonant harmonies display Vivaldi's harmonic color mastery, with minor second intervals dominating the fugal section. A dramatic work for a moving concert feature, but also an... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Sing We and Chant It
Thomas Morley / Deborah Baker Monday - Carl Fischer LLC

A high quality setting of the Thomas Morley hymn, Sing We and Chant It, by popular writer Deborah Baker Monday. Deborah understands the idiomatic nature of the string orchestra and always provides teachers... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
EEasy
$6.50