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Sacred Music for String Orchestra (21)
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Amazing Grace Amazing Grace
arr. J. Cameron Law - Grand Mesa Music

This very simple arrangement really can be played by beginning students. The pentatonic nature of the melody avoids any issues with high or low second fingers, and the open string drones are easy and... view details
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BBeginning
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Amazing Grace Amazing Grace
Traditional/arr. Sean O'Loughlin - Carl Fischer LLC

Amazing Grace may well be the most popular hymn ever written, though it has never sounded better than in this absolutely gorgeous setting. Flowing lines along with some impressive harmonic twists... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.50
An American Hymn An American Hymn
William Billings / arr. Del Borgo - Kendor Music, Inc.

William Billings' hymn Chester is one of America's best-known hymns.  Here it is scored at the very easy level yet it manages to retain a full sound and interesting lines in all parts.  The simple nobility of... view details
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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Bach: Two Joyous Chorales Bach: Two Joyous Chorales
J. S. Bach/arr. McGinty - Queenwood Publications

A wonderful choice for your strings! Playable at a holiday concert, a classical concert, a church or even just as warmup chorales! Break Forth Oh Beauteous Heavenly Light and In Dulci Jubilo are... view details
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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$38.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Be Thou My Vision Be Thou My Vision
arr. Robert Frost - Kendor Music, Inc.

Everyone should get the chance to play this beautiful folk tune, which is also an Irish hymn. Set in the key of C with a nice modulation to G, this keeps everyone in their most comfortable ranges and brings... view details
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EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Coronation 1727 Coronation 1727
G.F. Handel/arr. David Giardiniere - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Very close to the original, this lovely setting will allow audiences and players to experience the pomp of a royal event!

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Deep River Deep River
Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

This arrangement is sure to bring out your students' most expressive performance yet! Deep River is a timeless African-American spiritual that can be performed in any setting. This lush arrangement... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Dry Bones Dry Bones
arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Each student has a chance to play the melody with their "finger-bones connected to their hand bones" in this bone-rattling arrangement of the well-known spiritual, perfect for Halloween or any time of year!... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Fantasia on Greensleeves Fantasia on Greensleeves (What Child is This)
Ralph Vaughan Williams/arr. Monday - Alfred Music Publishing

Rescored for strings, harp (keyboard) and two violin soloists, this ethereal setting of Vaughan Williams' stellar opus retains the form and texture of the original while bringing it to a "student-friendly"... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
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$7.00
Fantasia on the Alleluia Hymn Fantasia on the Alleluia Hymn
Elliot Del Borgo - Elliot Del Borgo Publications

A showcase for string orchestra, this work uses the fantasia format to fully explore the symphonic possibilities of the Alleluia Hymn, also known as All Creatures of Our God and King. The subtle... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
Fantasy on Amazing Grace Fantasy on Amazing Grace
Robert Kerr - Alfred Music Publishing

Teach your students different playing styles in this fascinating work that takes the beloved folk hymn through different musical periods. Opening as a simple anthem, it gets different treatments as it travels... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$6.00
Highland Holiday Highland Holiday
arr. David Giardiniere - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This festive medley combines three joyful melodies into a cheerful Celtic tapestry. The addition of optional hand drum, guitar, and whistle give the tune a distinctive "fiddle band" sound.

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MMedium
$48.00
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$7.00
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Bach/arr. Del Borgo - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Your developing strings will soar to new heights of expression when they play this excellent arrangement!  The beloved melody will especially be received warmly by your audience, simply because the arranger... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.00
Leaning on the Everlasting Arms Leaning on the Everlasting Arms
arr. Carl Strommen - Carl Fischer LLC

This reverent setting of a beloved hymn by Anthony J. Showalter is sure to tug at the heart strings. The beautiful melody and strong harmonies combine to create one stunningly beautiful arrangement. A striking... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.50
O Holy Night O Holy Night
arr. Robert W. Smith - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This is just gorgeous! Everyone knows this familiar carol, so Robert W. Smith plays expertly with the audience's expectations! He changes it just enough that you can't help but be enthralled from start to... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$58.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
O Magnum Mysterium O Magnum Mysterium
Morten Lauridsen/arr. Dackow - Peer Music Classical

First it was the choral masterpiece from Lauridsen. Then it took the instrumental world by storm as a concert band arrangement.  But it has never been available for strings, until now! A serene and... view details

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MMedium
$75.00
Additional Score 
$9.95
Shaker Hymn Shaker Hymn
arr. John O'Reilly - Alfred Music Publishing

Based on the hymn "Tis the Gift to be Simple" (used in Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring), this arrangement is a superb vehicle for exploring Early American music and its links to the present. Skillfuly... view details
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EEasy
$42.00
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$6.00
Shenandoah Shenandoah
American Folk Melody / Bill Wolaver - Annie Moses Band Publishing

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MMedium
$50.00
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$8.00
Slane Slane (Be Thou My Vision)
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Soon Hee Newbold's setting of this familiar Irish hymn is an ideal study in smooth legato bowing and artful phrasing. Sections of the melodies roll gracefully, creating plaintive suspensions and encouraging... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Sleepers Wake Sleepers Wake
J. S. Bach/arr. Brubaker - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

The familiar Johann Sebastian Bach melody will be loved by one and all. Solidly scored for your strings or full orchestra, the delicate melody will reinforce the musicianship of the entire ensemble.   ... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$63.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Soon I Will Be Done Soon I Will Be Done
Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

This masterful arrangement presents the traditional spiritual with articulation tugging against the conversant legato passages, embodying the tension of the earth-bound life against the anticipation of what's... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$5.00