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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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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$62.00
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$10.00
 
TEACHING MUSIC THROUGH ORCHESTRA Orchestra/String Orchestra CD 4 CD Set
$49.50
Inverno Inverno (Scenes from Vivaldi's "Winter")
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Todd Parrish - Wingert-Jones Publications

This work uniquely transforms the beauty of the second movement of Vivaldi's famous "Winter" Concerto and weaves it into the excitement of the first movement. The perfect selection for your winter... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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$7.00
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 (First Movement, Abridged)
J. S. Bach/arr. Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

The first movement from this Bach classic is arranged in a very playable manner to allow the young string player to comprehend and perform a Bach masterwork. Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$62.00
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$9.00
 
TEACHING MUSIC THROUGH ORCHESTRA Orchestra/String Orchestra CD 4 CD Set
$49.50
Carnival of the Animals Carnival of the Animals
Camille Saint-Saens/arr. Halferty - Kendor Music, Inc.

Three standout movements from "Carnival of the Animals" are available in this appealing setting for developing string orchestra. Royal March Of The Lion; The Elephant and Fossils are all in very... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$52.00
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$6.00
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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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.00
Palladio Palladio
Karl Jenkins/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

This great arrangement of the famous diamond commercial includes just the first movement of Karl Jenkins' original suite.  Skilled scoring for developing groups puts this memorable theme well within the reach... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Allegretto Allegretto (from "Symphony No. 7")
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. 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 string... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Entrance of the Queen of Sheba Entrance of the Queen of Sheba
G.F. Handel/arr. H.B. Fisher - Alfred Music Publishing

A sure winner with your violin section, this festive processional by Handel will sound "royal" with your group. On the easy side of this level. Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra on the CD... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$62.00
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$9.00
Gloria in Excelsis Deo Gloria in Excelsis Deo
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Don Brubaker - Alfred Music Publishing

It's Vivaldi's Gloria - without all those pesky singers! This string orchestra arrangement of Vivaldi's choral masterwork is the perfect introduction for young string players.  It retains the... view details

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EEasy
$49.00
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$10.00
Trepak Trepak (from "The Nutcracker")
Tchaikovsky/arr. Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

This exciting classic is an excellent choice for programs at all times of the year! The masterful arranging retains all the interest of Tchaikovsky's original, yet remains easy to play. Everyone is sure to be... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
Ghosts of Brandenburg Ghosts of Brandenburg
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Imagine a fantasy based on all six of the "Brandenburg Concerti!" Not just a cute novelty, but an entirely new work!  It captures the spirit of the "Brandenburgs," but sets most of them in minor keys, or uses... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$62.00
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$8.00
La Rejouissance La Rejouissance (from "Royal Fireworks Music")
G.F. Handel/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Your beginning string orchestra will feel a real sense of accomplishment when they play this excellent piece of Baroque literature, which has been carefully arranged by Richard Meyer to reinforce your... view details
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$8.00
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
W.A. Mozart/arr. Phillips - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's authentic Mozart for young players that's brilliantly arranged into a shortened version of the ever-popular first movement!  It's very accessible and approachable for young orchestras due to a shift... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$49.00
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$6.00
Autumn from "The Four Seasons" Autumn from "The Four Seasons"
Vivaldi/arr. Meyers - Alfred Music Publishing

One of the earliest examples of tone painting, Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons" are a staple of the orchestral repertoire. This energetic movement from Autumn depicts a hunt on a crisp fall morning and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$49.00
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$7.00
Waltz No. 2 Waltz No. 2
Shostakovich/arr. Lavender - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Shostakovich's waltz has become an international icon, made popular by artists like Andre Rieu and heard prominently in Stanley Kubrick's final film, "Eyes Wide Shut." Taken from Shostakovich's Suite for... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$5.00
Farandole Farandole (from "L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2")
Georges Bizet /arr. Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

This spirited, well-loved work by Georges Bizet is an absolutely delightful work for both rehearsal and performance! Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra on the CD, Teaching Music Through... view details
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MMedium
$62.00
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$9.00
Ode to Joy Ode to Joy
Beethoven/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This is the perfect concert opener or closer!  This flexible arrangement of Beethoven's most famous melody works for both full and string orchestras. It's been transposed and adapted to give all of your young... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
VEVery Easy
$59.00
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$7.00
Themes from the Planets Themes from the Planets
Holst/arr. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Themes from three of the suite's seven movements are seamlessly presented in this medley for young players. Material from the following movements is included: Venus, the Bringer of Peace; Mars, the Bringer... view details
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EEasy
$49.00
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$6.00
Blue Danube Waltz Blue Danube Waltz
Johann Strauss/arr. Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's the world's most famous waltz in a very playable arrangement! It gives the students the chance to alternate pizzicato and arco playing. The "recognition factor" is high and the audience will be glad to... view details
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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
Spring Spring (from "The Four Seasons")
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Your chance to teach a high-quality simplified arrangement of this masterpiece has arrived! Richard Meyer changed key to G, removed several difficult syncopations, and even offered an optional easier solo for... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
America America (from "West Side Story")
Leonard Bernstein/arr. Bulla - Hal Leonard Corporation

Powerfully rhythmic and exciting to perform, here is one of the best known musical moments from "West Side Story," for string orchestra. This arrangement has been carefully crafted to make this unique... view details
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MMedium
$45.00
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$5.00
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 (First Movement)
Johann Sebastian Bach/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Now your younger string players can experience the contrapuntal delights of this orchestral masterpiece! The difficult string crossings and the chromatic development section have been eliminated, but all of... view details

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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
The Commencement Suite The Commencement Suite
arr. Jack Bullock - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

This great set of selections is a musical "Swiss Army Knife," giving you the right music at the right time. It includes: Fanfare; Pomp and Circumstance; The Star Spangled Banner and the Triumphal... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$63.00
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$8.00
Adagietto Adagietto (from "Symphony No. 5")
Gustav Mahler/arr. Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

This incredibly expressive movement has been skillfully adapted for developing string orchestras by Carrie Gruselle. Including a simplified harp part playable on piano or synthesizer, Adagietto is a... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00