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1812 Overture 1812 Overture
Tchaikovsky/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

Finally, an arrangement of Tchaikovsky's masterwork that includes themes from the entire work, not just the ending! Themes include the Opening Hymn, Pastoral Interlude, Russian Folk Dance and the famous... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
1812 Overture 1812 Overture
Tchaikovsky/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This is an excellent selection for an important concert with your string orchestra!  Technical demands are kept well in check.  First violins require some 3rd position work, but all other parts can be played... view details
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Multi-Level Orchestra with optional easy string parts
MEMedium Easy
$75.00
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$10.50
The Abduction from the Seraglio The Abduction from the Seraglio (Overture)
W.A. Mozart/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the comic opera filled with pirates, Turkish princes, kidnapping and daring rescues, Mozart's The Abduction from the Seraglio is the piece of music that generated the (possibly fictional) "too many... view details
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MMedium
$45.00
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$5.00
Adagio for Strings Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Originally written as the slow movement of a string quartet, this musical treasure was singled out by conductor Arturo Toscanini, who asked Barber for a string orchestra arrangement. It was played on a... view details
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AAdvanced
$45.00
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$8.99
Air on the G-String Air on the G-String
J. S. Bach/arr. Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

The famous Bach air is exquisitely arranged for string orchestra in this gorgeous setting.  The violins and violas all have their own distinct melody lines as the cellos and basses hold everything together... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.50
Alla Tchaikovsky Alla Tchaikovsky
arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Incorporating 22 different melodies from the works of Tchaikovsky, this is an incredibly clever and sometimes humorous medley that even includes the 1812 Overture accompanied by the popping of... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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$6.00
Allegretto Allegretto (Symphony No. 7, Movement 2)
Beethoven/arr. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

The second movement of Beethoven's "Symphony No. 7" has enormous popularity with performers and audiences. This thoughtful version goes beyond a cursory repeat of the famous theme by including developmental... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
Allegretto Allegretto (from Symphony No. 7)
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Robert Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

As heard in the Oscar-winning movie "The King's Speech," one of Beethoven's most beloved movements accompanied the dramatic moments of this monumental film. Robert Longfield's accessible adaptation for... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Allegretto Allegretto (from "The Creatures of Prometheus")
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Rick England - Alfred Music Publishing

Absolutely perfect for cross-curricular study in middle school or high school!  Prometheus, through trickery, stole fire from Zeus, gave it to mortals and was punished daily for eternity for his crime.... view details
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MMedium
$49.00
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$7.00
Allegro Giocoso Allegro Giocoso (Symphony 4, Movement 3)
Brahms/arr. Monday - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This Brahms masterpiece is a joy to hear and a thrill to play!  Set in the bright key of D major, it retains the slur over the beat that gives the descending line its character. This line is then offset with... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
Allegro for Cello and String Orchestra Allegro for Cello and String Orchestra
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Fishburn - RBC Publications

This is a straightforward bit of Baroque writing for cello solo (optional double bass or bassoon solo) with string orchestra. It's fairly short, making it a great choice for a quick change of pace selection.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.75
Allegro in D Allegro in D
Vivaldi/arr. Frackenpohl - Ludwig-Masters Publications

In this fine arrangement of Vivaldi's "Concerto in C for Two Trumpets," the solo trumpet lines have been transferred to first and second violins.  It's a stirring adaptation which retains the... view details

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MMedium
$35.00
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$10.00
Allegro in G Allegro in G (from Concerto for Two Guitars)
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Steven Frackenpohl - Hal Leonard Corporation

Carefully crafted for string ensemble, this lively movement is adapted from Vivaldi's Concerto for Two Guitars. In true Vivaldi style, the ensemble is driven by energetic rhythms that make all parts... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Amadeus Amadeus
W. A. Mozart/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the music from the dramatic opening scene of the movie "Amadeus." It's actually the first movement of "Symphony 25 in G minor," arranged here to be in E minor to make it accessible to more students.... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Ancient Aires and Dances Ancient Aires and Dances
Respighi/arr. Brubaker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The noble elegance and beauty of Respighi's marvelous work shines in this arrangement of the Balletto Movement from "Suite No. 1." The feel of early music carries through in an arrangement that works... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$9.00
A Bach Fest A Bach Fest
Johann Sebastian Bach/arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Centering on J.S. Bach's lovely melodies for Anna Magdalena, this very easy piece is set in D Major with no high 3's or forward extensions. A short "suite" for beginners, the setting provides practice in a... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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$6.00
Badinerie Badinerie (from "Orchestral Suite No. 2")
J. S. Bach/arr. Woolstenhulme - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This lively selection in G minor brings the intricate charm of Bach to life for developing players. As a teaching piece, the primary purpose is to introduce low 4th finger to violin and viola players. As a... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
The Barber of Seville The Barber of Seville
Rossini/arr. McLeod - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Rossini's "Barber Of Seville" is one of the most famous and beloved operas of all time, and this arrangement for string orchestra will be great fun to rehearse and perform.... view details
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MMedium
$48.00
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$6.00
Best of Bach Best of Bach
J S Bach/arr. Jerry Brubaker - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Bach's familiar Sheep May Safely Graze is set here at a level perfect for intermediate orchestras. Playable with just strings or by adding any combination of winds up to full orchestra instrumentation,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$58.00
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$8.00
Boccherini Minuet Boccherini Minuet
arr. Robert Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of Boccherini's most famous pieces, this joyful minuet comes from the third movement of his "Quintet in E Major." Robert's version is ideally scored for string ensembles and will make a super program... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 (First Movement-Abridged)
J. S. Bach/arr. Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

This very playable arrangement of this Baroque masterpiece is excellent for developing confidence in your students.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$60.00
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$9.00
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 (First & Second Movements)
J.S. Bach/arr. Merle Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

An excellent work for string orchestra! Perfect for both rehearsal and performance, this is a superb selection to develop confidence in each section and in each individual player. Recorded by Michigan State... view details

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MMedium
$62.00
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TEACHING MUSIC THROUGH ORCHESTRA Orchestra/String Orchestra CD 4 CD Set
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Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 (First Movement)
J.S. Bach/arr. Leidig - Alfred Music Publishing

Vernon Leidig's transcription of this familiar Bach masterpiece is the perfect vehicle for teaching your students the detached style of playing required in so much of the Baroque repertoire.... view details
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EEasy
$60.00
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Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 (Third Movement)
J. S. Bach/arr. Jasinski - Alfred Music Publishing

String players just love Bach, and this fine arrangement is another reason why!  Very authentic yet playable, this adaptation of the original has active parts for all players, and provides great experience in... view details
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