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1812 Overture Highlights
Tchaikovsky/arr. Cerulli - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Very true to the original yet arranged for string orchestra, this is sure to become a classic. Celebrate the bicentennial of the victory of the Russian army over Napoleon's army with the most recognized themes... view details

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$59.00
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$59.00
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$8.00
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
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$75.00
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$10.50
Adagietto
Gustav Mahler/arr. Keiser - Carl Fischer LLC

The music of Gustav Mahler is some of the most emotional music in the symphonic repertoire.  Arranger Lauren Keiser has adapted this classic movement from Mahler's "5th Symphony" for school ensembles and has... view details

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$55.00
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$55.00
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$7.00
Adagio
Thomaso Albinoni/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

Finally, an arrangement of Albinoni's most famous work that can be played at your group's level.  This achingly beautiful music is certainly one of the high points of all Baroque music.  Give your strings a... view details

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Adagio and Allegro
G. F. Handel/arr. Seiving - Alfred Music Publishing

The hauntingly beautiful melody and lush voicing of the Adagio followed by crisp polyphony in the Allegro unite to form a welcome addition to the repertoire.  Perfect for intermediate and advanced orchestras! ... view details

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$55.00
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$55.00
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$8.00
Adagio and Canzona
Henry Purcell / Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

A slow and starkly beautiful Adagio is followed by a riot of joyous counterpoint in this example of English Baroque writing at its finest. Paying tribute to Saint Cecilia (patron Saint of Musicians), this... view details

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$5.00
Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber/arr. Hoffman - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Samuel Barber's best-known work has become an icon of contemporary orchestral literature. Jamin Hoffman's arrangement now makes this landmark work accessible to advancing groups with key, range and length... view details

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$45.00
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$45.00
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$5.00
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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$48.00
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$7.00
Allegretto
Franz Schubert / Robert D. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

This light-hearted and cheerful movement from Schubert's Symphony No. 3 is orchestrated in a manner extraordinarily true to the original. Highlighting the entire form of the original movement, this arrangement... view details

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$5.00
Allegretto Grazioso
Antonin Dvorak/arr. Sieving - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's the 3rd movement from "Symphony #8," one of Dvorak's most famous works and it certainly carries his penchant for memorable melodies! Allegretto Grazioso, is actually based on a song from an... view details

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$55.00
Allegro Barbaro
Bela Bartok/arr. Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

Intense, driving rhythms, pounding ostinatos and Eastern European influences mark this string orchestra arrangement of Bartok's famous piano piece. Your students will thrive on the energy and unique sounds of... view details

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Allegro Molto
W.A. Mozart / Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

These familiar uplifting themes, written for 13 wind instruments, can now be enjoyed by strings in this first-time arrangement. This is a true showpiece with many teaching opportunities---not to mention, a... view details

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$55.00
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$8.00
Allegro Molto from Symphony No. 1
Charles Gounod/arr. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

Penning symphonies, Gounod discovered, liberated him from the lyrical and dramatic demands of his previous operas. The composer's found freedom and optimism is evident in this bright and charming movement, and... view details

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Allegro Vivo (from Concerto Grosso, Opus 6, No. 5)
G. F. Handel/arr. McCarrick - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This vibrant and full-sounding Allegro is one of Handel's greatest hits! It really sparkles as the violins trill in harmony and vigorous scalewise passages crescendo to keep the excitement level high.... view details

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Allegro from "Quinten" Quartet (Op. 76, No. 2)
F.J. Haydn/arr. McBrien - Highland/Etling Publishing

Set in the dark key of D minor, rhythmic and harmonic agitation propels the music of this string quartet forward as the four-note theme is developed. This chamber music masterpiece with added bass part will... view details

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$55.00
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Allegro (from Sinfonia No. 6 in G Minor)
J.C. Bach/arr. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

Ideal for a concert opener or closer, this energetic work features strong rhythms and vibrant harmonies while the true genius of Johann Christian Bach shines through. Conductors have the freedom to choose a... view details

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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 characteristic... view details

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$35.00
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$10.00
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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$45.00
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$45.00
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$5.00
American Rondo from the Quartet in F, Op. 96
Antonin Dvorak/arr. Stroud - Masters Music Publications Inc

Adapted from one of the composer's string quartets (known as the "American"), this high spirited piece suggests the style of American folk music. Dvorak spent several happy months in a small town in Iowa... view details

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Andante
G.F. Handel / Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

The added viola part includes melodic lines. All parts are playable in first position with the exception of fourth position occasionally for cellos. Opportunities abound for students to polish Baroque bowing... view details

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Andante con Moto from Symphony No. 5
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Caputo - Wingert-Jones Publications

Beethoven's captivating melody that begins this Andante is one of the most famous cello/viola melodies ever written. This "strings-only" edition allows the ensemble to experience even more of... view details

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Andante from Symphony No. 4
Felix Mendelssohn/arr. Frost - Kendor Music, Inc.

This arrangement of the Mendelssohn melody is quite beautiful and lyrical.  The counterpoint in the upper voices is a lovely contrast to the moving bass line. Everyone shares the main theme at some point in... view details

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$52.00
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$52.00
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Andante from Symphony No. 6
P. I. Tchaikovsky/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

A memorable and dramatic symphonic theme from Tchaikovsky is now available for string orchestra.  Treat your students to a rich musical experience by this revered composer of orchestral masterworks. ... view details

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$40.00
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Andante from Symphony #94
F.J. Haydn / Janet Farrar-Royce - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Perfect for festival, and ever a favorite, this lovely transcription shares the surprise with a new generation of students! 4:30... view details

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