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Lighter Selections for String Orchestra (44)
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- Kendor Music, Inc.

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221B Baker Street 221B Baker Street
Jeffrey Bishop - Wingert-Jones Publications

The title of this exciting musical depiction is, of course, the residence of Sherlock Holmes.  The three musical motifs depict Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson and the arch-villain Professor Moriarity.  The music... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
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$7.00
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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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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$6.00
Ashokan Farewell Ashokan Farewell (from The Civil War)
arr. Calvin Custer - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

The simple, memorable theme from the acclaimed PBS series makes excellent concert fare. Calvin Custer's realistic treatment includes the easy violin solo, piano and percussion. This is technically quite easy,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$54.00
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$10.00
Attack! Attack!
Jeffrey Frizzi - Kendor Music, Inc.

The dark sound of D minor is paired with aggressive, repeated down bow strokes to create a mood of impending doom for beginning string groups. A great way for teaching low 2nd finger, double stops and B flats,... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Bats 'n Bones Bats 'n Bones
Susan H. Day - Alfred Music Publishing

A perfect addition for your spooky fall concert!  With eerie string techniques such as pizzicato, accents, tremolo and some 1st finger slides - plus a touch of castanets for "bones" rattling - this simple... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
EEasy
$49.00
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$7.00
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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MMedium
$46.00
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$7.00
Blue Fire Fiddler Blue Fire Fiddler
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Energetic, exciting and fun, are the words that best describe this kickin' fiddle tune. This fast and furious fiddling piece sounds much harder than it really is. Riffs, finger patterns and bowings are very... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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Blue Rhythmico Blue Rhythmico
Kirt N. Mosier - Wingert-Jones Publications

Like the title implies, there's a powerful rhythm and some jazzy blue notes, nothing subtle here!  This original uses guitar-like riffs and a driving ostinato bass line in the low strings to build up to a... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Cello Squadron Cello Squadron
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Listen closely and you'll hear them coming . . . it's the Cello Squadron to the rescue! This fun and exciting section feature has it all -roaring airplane engines (on cello C strings of course!), dive-bombing... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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Celtic Suite Celtic Suite
arr. Kathy L. Fishburn - Wingert-Jones Publications

Two beautiful folk melodies in the graceful style of Celtic music. Including Bonnie Doon and The Minstrel Boy, contrasts between the movements make this an interesting concert and festival... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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Clog Dance Clog Dance
Elliot Del Borgo - Kendor Music, Inc.

Super fun for first year players! Elliot really knows what beginners are capable of, and has written a piece that lets them have fun doing what they can, while really making some music! Lots of open string... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Concerto for Triangle Concerto for Triangle
Mike Hannickel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a unique way to add some fun to your program.  Staged with a featured player, this piece unfolds with numerous missed opportunities for the triangle soloist (maybe a local celebrity, like the principal,... view details
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VEVery Easy
$35.00
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$5.00
Cripple Creek Cripple Creek
arr. Edmund Siennicki - Alfred Music Publishing

This very easy arrangement of the classic fiddle tune is an ideal performance piece for your beginning strings, featuring some left-hand pizzicato, double notes and some clever voicings.  It's educational, and... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$8.00
Danny Boy Danny Boy
arr. Harry Alshin - Alfred Music Publishing

Lovely, interweaving countermelodies create a rich inner texture in this beautiful arrangement of the timeless love song. Sensibly placed in the key of D Major, this beautiful arrangement will have lasting... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$49.00
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$9.00
Double Trouble Double Trouble
Lauren Bernofsky - FJH Music Company Inc

Here's a punchy teaching tune to make the key of D come to life! All the voices have fun with the edgy and rhythmic eighth note "double trouble" motif. Emphasis on accents and tight ensemble playing will make... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$40.00
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Ear Igami Ear Igami
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Ear-igami is a fascinating musical tribute to the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. Instead of a bow, each performer uses a piece of paper to make sounds and to "play" their instrument. Your... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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$7.00
El Toro El Toro
Donald Brubaker - Alfred Music Publishing

This bold Spanish composition includes easy solos for violin and cello. The excitement and color of the bullfight are displayed in the playable music.... view details
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EEasy
$62.00
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$9.00
Entry of the Tumblers Entry of the Tumblers
Elliot Del Borgo - Carl Fischer LLC

An ideal piece for early string orchestra!  Although it can be played by any student who has learned the D scale, Del Borgo's creative composing makes it sound much harder than it is.  Thanks to some contrary... view details
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BBeginning
$40.00
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$6.00
Fiddler's Hoedown Fiddler's Hoedown
arr. Robert Gillespie - Hal Leonard Corporation

Everyone knows young string players love that fiddle sound, and this fun piece based on Boil Them Cabbage Down will motivate all your students! It's very, very easy to play, suitable for students who... view details
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BBeginning
$30.00
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$3.00
Fiddles on Fire Fiddles on Fire
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Rosin up the bow, call out the Fire Department, and let's go! This thrilling work is a modal display of beginning virtuosity, and takes full advantage of that open 5th "fiddle sound." You'll have parents... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
Folk Tune and Fiddle Dance Folk Tune and Fiddle Dance
Percy Fletcher - Boosey & Hawkes

A long-time favorite for festival and contest, Percy Fletcher's two-movement suite has been a choice teaching piece for school orchestras.  In true English folk style, the first movement has multiple sections... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$18.95
Fright Night Fright Night
arr. Larry Moore - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here are all your favorite "scare tactic" tunes, assembled in clever fashion in a quick-fire medley with as many as can fit into two minutes or less. Includes: Monster Mash, Jaws, Night on Bald Mountain,... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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Frog in a Tree Frog in a Tree
Ed Siennicki - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's a lively fiddle tune that students will enjoy. It offers lots of eighth notes, and opportunities to work on open double stops.... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00