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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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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.00
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
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
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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$49.00
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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
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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MEMedium Easy
$63.00
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$8.00
Danse Infernale Danse Infernale
Elliot Del Borgo - FJH Music Company Inc

Starting off as a driving modal work, the "Infernal Dance" soon turns to a warm cantabile middle section, giving your strings a chance to show their flexibility. Del Borgo uses string sonorities such as... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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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
Themes from The Moldau Themes from The Moldau
Bedrich Smetana/arr. Frost - Kendor Music, Inc.

An excellent rehearsal/performance selection which will be very beneficial in building maturity in your string players. ... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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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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Allegro con Brio Allegro con Brio (from "Symphony No. 5")
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. John O'Neill - FJH Music Company Inc

Crafted into a sturdy string orchestra arrangement, the striking and oh so familiar movement of Beethoven's seminal "Symphony No. 5" is the model introduction to one of the poignant works in Classical music... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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The Sorcerer's Apprentice The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Paul Dukas/arr. Balent - Carl Fischer LLC

Here it is! The only selection to be featured in the original "Fantasia" film and sixty years later in "Fantasia 2000!"  Now it is arranged in a version your students can play. Playable by string orchestra or... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$10.00
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
Molly on the Shore Molly on the Shore
Percy Grainger/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

A rollicking good time! Not another "Celtic clone," this is actually a setting of two Irish reels Grainger arranged for string quartet in 1907.  It retains much of its quartet flavor by giving each section... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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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
Moonlighting Moonlighting
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Kendor Music, Inc.

This creative version of the Moonlight Sonata in a tango style offers the best of both worlds by bringing Classical and popular elements together in one great work! Easily accessible in the... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
Sinfonia in G Sinfonia in G
Domenico Gallo/arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This spontaneously happy work will be familiar to many who have heard it as the opening to the overture to Stravinsky's ballet, "Pulcinella." The music virtually dances off the page and is perfect for... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$49.00
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Prelude from "Holberg Suite" Prelude from "Holberg Suite"
Edvard Grieg/arr. McBrien - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's a true gem of the string literature that has become one of the best-loved string works of its time. This Prelude to Grieg's suite calls for high-energy playing, some divisi, and some shifting.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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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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Waltz from The Sleeping Beauty Waltz from The Sleeping Beauty
P.I. Tchaikovsky/arr. Leland Forsblad - Alfred Music Publishing

This is one of the world's most beloved waltzes, and will be a hit with students and audience alike. Careful attention to detail has made this an unusually fine transcription and an excellent addition to your... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$6.00
Hopak Hopak (from "The Fair at Sorochinsk")
Mussorgsky / arr. Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

This lively Russian dance comes from the brilliant orchestral music of Mussorgsky. Merle Isaac's excellent adaptation has long been a classic of school orchestras.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$62.00
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