Orchestra ››  Original Concert Works for String Orchestra (55)
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Ablaze
Chris M. Bernotas - Highland/Etling Publishing

This fierce concert piece takes the orchestra on an exciting musical journey. Students will be challenged to perform with various emotional styles, including both intense and legato melodies. 2:30... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$7.00
Across the Wind
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Thrilling melodies swoop and soar over bristling ostinatos in this exciting concert overture in F Major. With a triumphant style and dramatic range of emotions, players will enjoy performing this piece. Many... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Allegro Giocoso
Michael Senturia - Highland/Etling Publishing

Both as joyous and playful as the title indicates, this animated composition sparkles with life and energy. Inspired by Haydn's brand of musical humor, the piece also helps young players master the twists and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Ancient Legends
Gary Fagan - Highland/Etling Publishing

A study in contrasts, this piece depicts the calm and quiet of the legendary unicorn and the terrifying tale of the Minotaur. Greek mythology comes to life in stirring musical themes. 3:40... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$8.00
Aspire (A Dream Fulfilled)
Bob Phillips - Highland/Etling Publishing

This lush, beautiful piece opens majestically, featuring mixed meter with a common quarter note pulse. The violas and cellos shine in the haunting middle section, accompanied by the basses' countermelody, and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Autumn Scenes
John O'Reilly - Highland/Etling Publishing

With two contrasting movements that reflect vignettes of fall, this piece will delight players and audiences. Flowing melodies and colorful harmonies give way to a rollicking jig that evokes the beauty, color... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Beale Street Strut
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Taking its name from the epicenter of Southern jazz in Memphis, this fun little boogie will get the orchestra moving!  Featuring accidentals and chromatic passages throughout, each section gets its turn at the... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Boreas
Todd Parrish - Highland/Etling Publishing

In Greek mythology, Boreas is the cold, north wind, making this piece a great addition to any winter concert! The mysterious opening leads to an exciting finale. Students will experience spiccato and legato... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$8.00
Celebration for a New Day
Bob Phillips - Highland/Etling Publishing

An easier alternative to Pomp and Circumstance! Perfect for graduations and special events with a hopeful, inspirational feel and a catchy melody, this one will make everyone feel upbeat. Premiered... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Changing of the Guards
Susan H. Day - Highland/Etling Publishing

This piece was inspired by a visit to London's Buckingham Palace, with its colorful tradition of the changing of the guards. Set in the key of D Major, the chordal harmonies and dotted quarter rhythms bring a... view details

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EEasy
$45.00
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EEasy
$45.00
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$7.00
Chins and Pins
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Check out this musical conversation between the "Chins" and the "Pins!" Students will learn the roles of melody and accompaniment as the ensemble trades phrases in contrasting motion using only the notes of... view details

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Cloud Dance
Thom Sharp - Highland/Etling Publishing

This beautiful lyrical work is easy enough for an advanced middle school orchestra yet sophisticated enough for any high school group. The long flowing melodic shapes and lour bowing give the orchestra a... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$8.00
Coney Island Romp
Thom Sharp - Highland/Etling Publishing

This original work is full of lively rhythms that conjure up images of a turn-of-the-century amusement park. Quick dynamic changes and a smattering of chromaticism keep this rondo-like setting fun and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
DNA
Vince Gassi - Highland/Etling Publishing

The perfect code for an enjoyable and playable musical work! Everyone takes a turn playing the melody, as well as the recurring motif. Add a touch of percussion and varying dynamics to this calypso style tune,... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Dark Island
arr. Brad Pfeil - Highland/Etling Publishing

This beautiful Scottish melody, written about the island of Benbecula off the west coast of Scotland, will captivate both performer and audience. This arrangement allows all instruments to play this beautiful... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$8.00
Daydreams
Robert Sheldon - Highland/Etling Publishing

Everyone has the pleasure of an occasional daydream where reality is set aside and happy thoughts or memories are brought to mind. It is in this spirit that this piece transports your audience to a lovely,... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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VEVery Easy
$7.00
Dove's Vagary (The Dancing Master)
Shirl Jae Atwell - Highland/Etling Publishing

This lively tune is an adaptation of The Dancing Master, a popular 1600s dance. The melody is lighthearted and carefree, while the brisk rhythms fall neatly under nimble fingers. A fun showpiece for any... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
Dragonfly
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Like a dragonfly flitting through the air, sixteenth-note runs dart across shifting meters, passing between sections before landing firmly. The accompaniment buzzes with intensity as dark themes emerge from... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
El Gato Pizzicato
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Imaginations will run wild during this charming Spanish salute to cats, as you set the mood with glissando "meows", threatening "hisses," and an enthusiastic visit from a dog. A great way to introduce shifting... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$42.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Elasticity
Cyndee Giebler - Highland/Etling Publishing

This original composition is a study in contrasts fueled by relentless rhythmic propulsion.  All sections have a chance to be featured as well as accompany.  This piece will sharpen your group's ensemble... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
A Fiddler's Fancy
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Full of educational opportunities for every section, this two-movement work has an old-fashioned folk music sound. "Wisteria Waltz" is lush and legato while "Fig's Frolic" is patterned after the energy of a... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$8.00
Flight
Susan H. Day - Highland/Etling Publishing

Capture the thrill and excitement of soaring high above in this dramatic work! Written in the keys of B minor and E minor, in 4/4 time, key elements are rich chordal textures and the use of arpeggios and... view details

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MMedium
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MMedium
$8.00
Forest Hills Folk Suite
Bob Phillips - Highland/Etling Publishing

Beautiful, original melodies abound for all players in this selection with three movements. The contrasting styles provide numerous teaching moments through a variety of techniques, tempos, and articulations.... view details

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EEasy
$45.00
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Gallop and Walk
Almon C. Bock II - Highland/Etling Publishing

Imagine yourself astride your favorite steed in the English countryside in the company of like-minded riders. You lope rhythmically through the beautifully green valleys, hills and dales. Then you slow down to... view details

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MMedium
$48.00
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MMedium
$48.00
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$7.00