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Adagio and Presto Adagio and Presto
F.J. Haydn/arr. Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

The fabulous setting of this great symphony will provide opportunities to develop spiccato bowing technique. It's perfect for any contest or concert.

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MAMedium-Advanced
$62.00
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$8.00
Allegro from "Quinten" Quartet 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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Andante Andante
G.F. Handel/arr. Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

The added viola part includes melodic lines. All parts are playable in first position except occasional fourth position for cellos. Opportunities abound for students to polish Baroque bowing techniques.

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$48.00
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Andantino Andantino (from Piano Concerto No. 14, KV 449)
W.A. Mozart/arr. Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

From one of the great piano concertos, this arrangement allows the eloquent melodic themes to be shared by all sections, requiring attention to detail and sensitive phrasing. A perfect way to share Mozart's... view details
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Barcarolle Barcarolle
Jacques Offenbach/arr. Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

This easy arrangement of the famous gondola boat song is the perfect way to strengthen your young orchestra's legato playing skills. Slurs, crescendos, diminuendos, and a 3/4 time signature all add to the... view details

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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Baroque Fanfare Baroque Fanfare
Jean Mouret/arr. Rigg - Highland/Etling Publishing

A great festival piece, that while simple, retains an authentic Baroque sound!  The melody moves between sections and all sections remain in first position using mainly three strings. Slurs, bow-lifts, double... view details
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$46.00
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Can Can Basses Can Can Basses
Jacques Offenbach/arr. Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Give your hard-working basses the recognition they deserve in this great section feature based on Offenbach's nimble and energetic dance tune. There are fun parts for everyone, but the tune (and the spotlight)... view details
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$46.00
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Cavatina Cavatina
Antonin Dvorak/arr. Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

This beautiful Romantic work has been expanded from the violin and piano setting and is perfect for strings!  The violin, viola and bass parts are all playable in first position, while the cello goes to third... view details
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String Orchestra with Piano
MEMedium Easy
$46.00
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Coronation March Coronation March
Giacomo Meyerbeer/arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Highland/Etling Publishing

The powerful sound of this classic march is now approachable for young players, bringing a spirit of grand excitement to your concert. An effective vehicle for introducing triplets to students, it makes a... view details

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Cosi Fan Tutte Cosi Fan Tutte
W.A. Mozart/arr. Todd Parrish - Highland/Etling Publishing

This piece features a slow, lyrical opening followed by an exuberant journey through major and minor tonalities. Students practice Classical style along with multiple slurred notes, scale-like passages, and... view details

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Country Song Country Song
Gustav Holst/arr. Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

Beautiful and mystical, this folk melody will capture the hearts of students and audiences. All sections share in the melodic themes while passages for a quartet of soloists add textural interest to this... view details

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Dance of the Tumblers Dance of the Tumblers
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. Todd Parrish - Highland/Etling Publishing

Shifting is required for 1st violins, cellos, and basses, while 2nd violins and violas get exceptionally rich parts of sixteenth notes and melody throughout. This energetic dance will be a welcome challenge... view details

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$62.00
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Dove's Vagary Dove's Vagary (The Dancing Master)
Shirl Jae Atwell - Highland/Etling Publishing

This lively tune is an adaptation of The Dancing Master, a popular 1600s dance. The melody is lighthearted and carefree, while the brisk rhythms fall neatly under nimble fingers. A fun showpiece for any... view details
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$48.00
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Evening Song Evening Song
F.J. Haydn/arr. Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

This small gem, originally for choir and piano, features delightful counterpoint that is great fun to play.

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Flower Duet Flower Duet
Leo Delibes/arr. Bud Caputo - Highland/Etling Publishing

The violins carry the duet lines in 1st position while the other sections have challenging arpeggios creating a beautiful string transcription that is very close to the original. Perfect to expand students'... view details

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Golliwogg's Cakewalk Golliwogg's Cakewalk
Claude Debussy/arr. Caputo - Highland/Etling Publishing

Inspired by ragtime, this arrangement celebrates Debussy's 150th birthday.  Lively and fun to play, this piece offers the chance to explore various dynamic changes and accented playing. ... view details
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$48.00
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The Gordian Knot Untied The Gordian Knot Untied
Henry Purcell/arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Highland/Etling Publishing

Purcell's overture provides an opportunity to perform a dramatic Baroque overture with authentic style and is an outstanding vehicle for learning important foundational string skills. Carefully edited,... view details

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MEMedium Easy
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Gymnopedie No. 3 Gymnopedie No. 3
Erick Satie/arr. Phillips - Highland/Etling Publishing

This stunning, minimalist piece is extremely playable with the melody in all sections. With an emphasis on slow bows, the easy rhythms and notes are very true to the original. Dynamics and expressive playing... view details
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$45.00
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In the Bleak Midwinter In the Bleak Midwinter
Gustav Holst/arr. McBrien - Highland/Etling Publishing

This rich, lush Christmas carol has been expertly arranged for string orchestra. Each section of the orchestra is featured in the presentation of the gorgeous tune, and if you listen closely you'll hear a... view details
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Larghetto Larghetto
G.F. Handel/arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Highland/Etling Publishing

Here is an opportunity to perform a familiar piece that is superb for practicing foundational string skills. Beginning and advanced students alike can learn to play with authentic Baroque style in this... view details

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$46.00
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Largo Largo
G.P. Telemann/arr. Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

Set in 3/4 and in D major, all four voices share the theme. A lovely string setting of this first known viola concerto!

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Mozartiana Mozartiana
P.I. Tchaikovsky/arr. Todd Parrish - Highland/Etling Publishing

Tchaikovsky based this work on Mozart's piano variations on a theme by Gluck. While close to the original, this arrangement is very approachable. Showcasing Classical charm, these variations offer all... view details

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MMedium
$56.00
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Nocturne Nocturne
Alexander Borodin/arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Highland/Etling Publishing

In this arrangement of one of the most popular tunes in all of Classical music, the marvelous melodies, counterpoint, and textures of Borodin's original composition remain, but are technically approachable,... view details

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Pilgrim's Chorus Pilgrim's Chorus
Richard Wagner/arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Highland/Etling Publishing

One of Wagner's most memorable themes is now accessible for beginning string players. Each section enjoys gorgeous melodies, yet rhythms, bowings, and fingerings are playable, even by students in their... view details

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