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1812 Overture 1812 Overture
Tchaikovsky/arr. 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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String Orchestra 
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
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
Adagio Adagio (from "Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622")
W. A. Mozart/arr. Turner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Reflecting Mozart's somber mood near the end of his life, the themes in this piece move from a soft, delicate statement to a rich, lush orchestral answer, showcasing the full dynamic spectrum of the string... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
Adagio Cantabile Adagio Cantabile (from Sonata "Pathetique")
Beethoven/arr. Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

One of the best known of all Beethoven piano works, this is an excellent addition to string orchestra literature.  This masterfully done arrangement by Carrie Lane Gruselle is on the easy side of this level,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
Adagio from "Spartacus" Adagio from "Spartacus"
Aram Khachaturian/arr. Longfield - G. Schirmer, Inc.

"Spartacus" remains one of Khachaturian's greatest creations, and its most memorable theme continues to be a concert favorite for orchestras everywhere. Robert Longfield has transformed the glorious... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$5.00
Alla Tchaikovsky Alla Tchaikovsky
arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Check out this fabulous show-stopper, because it's a "must-play" for your orchestra! Incorporating 22 different melodies from the works of Tchaikovsky, this is an incredibly clever and sometimes humorous... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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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. 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
Allegro Giocoso Allegro Giocoso (Symphony 4, Movement 3)
Brahms/arr. Monday - Neil A Kjos Music Co

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 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... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
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 G Allegro in G
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. 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
Amen Chorus Amen Chorus
G.F. Handel/arr. Vanessa Fanning - F Clef Music Enterprise

This arrangement of George Frederic Handel's Amen is skillfully arranged for string orchestra. The fugue-like nature of the piece is the perfect setting for a chamber ensemble or orchestra. Each part is... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$9.00
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
$53.00
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$7.00
Andante Moderato Andante Moderato (from Violin Concerto in A Minor)
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Yale - Ludwig-Masters Publications

You may use one or several violinists to cover the solo violin 1 part in this arrangement for string orchestra.  All of the rhythmic drive of Vivaldi remains in this representative example of the early Baroque... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$8.00
Aria Aria (from the opera "Orfeo ed Euridice")
Christoph W. Gluck/arr.Mark D. Hellem - Alfred Music Publishing

This lovely 18th century aria is very simple, yet expressive and provides an easy introduction for students to the style of the Classical period.  In addition, the Classic style is maintained in the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$7.00
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 is... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
Badinerie Badinerie (from Orchestral Suite No. 2)
J. S. Bach/arr. Woolstenhulme - Neil A Kjos Music Co

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
Bagatelle, Op. 119, No. 1 Bagatelle, Op. 119, No. 1
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

The grace and simplicity of the bagatelle meets Beethoven's passionate intensity in this arrangement for strings. Elegant articulations, light dynamics, and fluid soaring melodies shift to powerful driving... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Beethoven, Inc. Beethoven, Inc.
Beethoven/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Hear what happens when Beethoven meets Mozart, Offenbach, Brahms, Handel, Bach, Saint-Saens and Rossini in this clever arrangement that combines Ode to Joy with some of the most famous melodies in the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$8.00
Bells! Bells! (Les Cloches)
Jean Fery Rebel/arr. Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

The joyous sound of cathedral bells rings out in this bright piece originally composed for piano. The delightful melody gives the violins a chance to really use their fingers, while the lower voices provide a... view details
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String Orchestra with opt. Chimes
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.00
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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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$58.00
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$8.00