Orchestra ››  Original Concert Works for String Orchestra (86)
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Aftershock
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

Beginning with a bold and aggressive fanfare-type statement and a number of dramatic pauses, this forceful piece is sure to make an impact on the audience. Using two repeated eighth note patterns as the most... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Amadare (Raindrops)
Keiko Yamada - Carl Fischer LLC

Your violinists will love the aleatoric measures in which they get to create the sound of raindrops using selected notes in any order or tempo the choose.  It's a unique effect that will surprise and delight... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Ancient Flower
Yukiko Nishimura - Carl Fischer LLC

The beauty of this stunning piece reflects that of a delicate flower. The expressive challenges, lush chords and use of well placed suspensions along with softer articulation work in the moving eighth note... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Antagonist
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

In every great story there is always an antagonist, the character whose opposing force is central to the success of the story.  This concept has been applied to music in this selection for string orchestra.... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Arena of the Gladiators
Joseph Compello - Carl Fischer LLC

Your players will really enjoy this simple yet effective showpiece for young string ensemble. The E minor melodies and harmonies combine with distinct rhythmic patterns to provide a sophisticated sound in a... view details

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EEasy
$47.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$47.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Asobu
Keiko Yamada - Carl Fischer LLC

A simple pentatonic tune by popular composer Keiko Yamada. In Japanese asobu means "play." Your students will love to play this tuneful piece over an over again. Pure fun for the youngest of students to... view details

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BBeginning
$40.00
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BBeginning
$6.00
Baboquivari
Doris Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

A dynamic new concert piece from popular composer Doris Gazda, Baboquivari is mysterious at first and then breaks into an exciting 6/8 groove that shifts into several different key areas to add to the... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
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MMedium
$7.00
Battle Quest
Mike Forbes - Carl Fischer LLC

Give your beginning string players a challenge with this aggressive sounding work. The thematic material is first heard in the violas as the rest of the sections play basic rhythms in 4/4, but with shifting... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Bazaar
George Sweet - Carl Fischer LLC

Hold on tight, this is a tour de force for more advanced groups. With a slew of contemporary compositional elements including mixed-meter, extended harmonies, and angular rhythms, this piece contains a... view details

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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$55.00
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MAMedium-Advanced
$7.00
Black River Ballad
Doris Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

The relaxed, flowing melody tells the story of the Black River as it winds through peaks and valleys, swelling and releasing as it moves downstream.  The fugue-like counterpoint allows each section to shine as... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.50
Blue Ridge Run
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

From the opening tremolos in the high strings and the punctuated bass notes in the low strings to the integral piano theme, this refreshing piece builds slowly, then sets off on a spirited ride through the... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Blue Skies and Bright Stars
Matt Turner - Carl Fischer LLC

Beautiful melodies and harmonies abound in this pop style ballad that is reminiscent of The Beatles. The drum set part gives the piece a strong pop feel, and the solo section, which may be played as written or... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$50.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Blue Water
Yukiko Nishimura - Carl Fischer LLC

Put on your captain's hat and set sail with this bright nautical sounding work. The main theme has a light, brilliant feeling in triple time. The middle section provides lyrical contrast and should be played... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Bluebell
Yukiko Nishimura - Carl Fischer LLC

Music by Yukiko Nishimura is some of the most sensitive music that we publish. This heart-warming composition exudes emotion and musical depth. A perfect way to improve the musicianship of young ensembles.... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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MEMedium Easy
$6.50
Branding Iron!
James Meredith - Carl Fischer LLC

Here's a programmatic work from James Meredith, a new composer to the Carl Fischer String Orchestra Catalog. Depicting sounds from the life of an American cowboy, you can hear the rustling up of cattle, the... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
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MMedium
$7.00
Canyonland Skies
Deborah Baker Monday - Carl Fischer LLC

Composer Deborah Baker Monday provides us with an exciting new composition that contains all of the grandeur of the American West. With wide open spaces, reminiscent of pieces from the Americana composers of... view details

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MMedium
$55.00
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MMedium
$7.00
Capriccio
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

Whimsical in nature, this dance-like piece provides singable melody lines and rhythmic contrasts throughout. The main theme is bright and bouncy, while the second part should have a darker sound than the rest... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Chronicles
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

A solid, upbeat fanfare, this work uses only the first 6 notes of the D major scale. It challenges the students with an array of dynamic and articulation contrasts, while reinforcing their counting abilities.... view details

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BBeginning
$40.00
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$6.00
The Code
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

Like the underscore of an international spy movie, this piece promises drama from the opening bar. The evocative harmonies, plus tight moving lines and syncopated rhythms, immediately catch the ear. Pulsating... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Colossus
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

As the title implies, this piece is intended to sound huge, even though it is written for the youngest of students. The piece is set in a fanfare style with strong open intervals, but the technical demands... view details

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BBeginning
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
BBeginning
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Comet Race
Doris Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

Star gazers will enjoy this musical depiction of comets hurtling through space. The piece mainly consists quick eighth note patterns with accidentals, dynamics and bowing techniques. Just as fun play as it is... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Conviction
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

The strong accents and contemporary harmonies will have your young students confidently playing this aptly named work. The bold opening fanfare makes way for a brisk theme heard first in the lower voices then... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$47.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$47.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Dance of the Harlequins
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

Using the harmonic progression of the famous Pachelbel Canon as its basis, this dance-like composition is lively and light. Depicting the painted harlequin clown, it is at times playful, and at others,... view details

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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.50
Dark Visions
Kevin Mixon - Carl Fischer LLC

Full of suspense and mystery, this menacing-sounding piece will be fun for young players to rehearse and perform. The non-traditional playing techniques, such as col legno, ponticello and glissandos, will be... view details

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EEasy
$47.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$47.00
Additional Score 
$6.00