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In the Hall of the Mountain King In the Hall of the Mountain King
Edvard Grieg/arr. Monday - Wynn Music Publishers

The ever-popular Grieg classic is a natural in this carefully edited version for string orchestra! Keeping as true to the original as possible, Deborah Monday's arrangement is exceptionally dramatic and lets... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.95
Instant Recruiting Concert Instant Recruiting Concert
arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's a great recruitment tool from master recruiter Bob Phillips! Take this to any school and you are sure to capture their attention. First in the collection is a great medley of all the famous classical... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$58.00
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$9.00
Intermezzo Intermezzo (from String Quartet No. 2, Op.13)
Felix Mendelssohn/arr. Monday - Neil A Kjos Music Co

2009 marked the bicentennial of Felix Medelssohn's birth.  Celebrate this milestone with your beginning players.  The arrangement is in ABA form.  The A theme is based on a 3-note motive.  The character of the... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
Intermezzo from "Cavalleria Rusticana" Intermezzo from "Cavalleria Rusticana"
Pietro Mascagni/arr. Simpson - Masters Music Publications Inc

Here is one of the most beautiful moments in all of opera!  This arrangement creates a big, lush sound by writing divisi into every section but the basses: 4 violin parts, 2 viola parts, and 2 cello parts,... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$35.00
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$5.00
Introduction and Allegro Introduction and Allegro (Opus 47, Set B)
Edward Elgar - Edwin F. Kalmus

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AAdvanced
$90.00
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$35.00
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
Irish Legend Irish Legend
Robert Kerr & Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Showcase your strings with fire and flair in the style of "Riverdance" and traditional Celtic music!  Written by Robert Kerr and arranged for strings by Soon Hee Newbold, this air and jig is a dramatic finale... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
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$9.00
Irish Tune from County Derry Irish Tune from County Derry
Percy Grainger - Luck's Music Library

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MAMedium-Advanced
$30.00
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$5.00
Italian Symphony Italian Symphony (Symphony No. 4, First Movement)
Felix Mendelssohn/arr. England - Alfred Music Publishing

The bright, sunny disposition of Italy is evident in this arrangement of the first movement of Mendelssohn's "Symphony No. 4," "The Italian Symphony."  Mendelssohn was a master of writing for string orchestra... view details
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MMedium
$60.00
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$8.00
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Bach/arr. Del Borgo - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

Your developing strings will soar to new heights of expression when they play this excellent arrangement!  The beloved melody will especially be received warmly by your audience, simply because the arranger... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.00
Jupiter Jupiter (from "The Planets")
Gustav Holst/arr. Caponegro - Kendor Music, Inc.

This arrangement of Jupiter is a challenging piece for medium and medium-advanced groups. While not quite contemporary in style, the piece is modern enough in concept to allow students the chance to... view details
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MMedium
$52.00
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$6.00
Jupiter from "The Planets" Jupiter from "The Planets"
Gustav Holst/arr. Monday - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This is not to be missed!  Rarely do young string orchestras get the chance to play a work of this importance.  This arrangement, in G Major throughout, features the beautiful central hymn melody.  Perfect for... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
King William's March King William's March
Jeremiah Clarke/arr. Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Very, very easy and the group will sound great playing this Baroque piece.  Mostly short eighth note scale patterns provide perfect practice in a harmonic setting.  Just the thing for festival or contest! ... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Kingsbridge March Kingsbridge March
William Dyson - Opus One Publications

This processional march is in the style of Elgar and Walton, and has a distinct English flavor. Good string writing avoids shifting and extensions, and offers the opportunity to work on both detache and legato... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$6.00
L'estro Armonico L'estro Armonico
Antonio Vivaldi/arr. Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

Originally written as a concerto for two violins, cello and strings, the piece was later arranged by Bach as a concerto for solo organ. This thoughtful arrangement draws on both versions and showcases the... view details

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MAMedium-Advanced
$50.00
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$5.00
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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$6.00
The Labyrinth and the Mad King The Labyrinth and the Mad King
Zach Hallmark - Neil A Kjos Music Co

Hold on to your hat for this spectacular work!  Inspired by the wildly imaginative short stories by contemporary Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges, the centerpiece focuses on the labyrinth, a timeless symbol... view details
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MMedium
$55.00
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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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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Largo Largo (from the "New World Symphony")
Antonin Dvorak/arr. Hall - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Dvorak's orchestral setting of the American Spiritual Going Home is a cornerstone of the symphonic repertoire. This arrangement is slightly abridged for difficulty but still contains all the original... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$8.00
Largo Largo (Symphony No. 9, Mvt. 2 from "The New World")
Dvorak/arr. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

This unique arrangement fills the need of directors looking for a more substantial yet playable version of Dvorak's beloved Largo.The arranger has made sure that all the themes are represented and not... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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Largo Largo
G.F. Handel/arr. Cerulli - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Beautiful, and a bowing study, all in one!  The slow tempo allows the performer to listen to the intonation while focusing on bow control.  This expressive, classical work is perfect for contest or festival! ... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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Lascia Ch'io Pianga Lascia Ch'io Pianga (from "Rinaldo")
G.F. Handel/arr. Frost - Kendor Music, Inc.

From George Frederic Handel's great opera "Rinaldo," this adaptation of the expressive soprano aria is set in the original key of D Major. It features two beautifully lyrical themes that are repeated several... view details
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MMedium
$52.00
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The Last Chorale The Last Chorale
J.S. Bach/arr. Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

With Bach's death quickly approaching, this "deathbed chorale" was the last piece of music he ever wrote. Filled with long phrases of complex counterpoint and intense emotion, your students and audience can... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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Libertango Libertango
Astor Piazzolla/arr. James Kazik - Hal Leonard Corporation

Published in Italy in 1974, this arrangement retains all the excitement of what is already considered a modern tango classic.

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MMedium
$55.00
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$5.00