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Requiem Opus 9 Requiem Opus 9
Maurice Durufle - Durand S.A. Editions Musicales

Drawing heavily on the plainsong chant tradition, Durufle composed his crowning work in 1947 for mixed chorus, with mezzo-soprano and baritone soloists.  He included three accompaniment options, ranging from... view details
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SATB Vocal Score 
$41.95
Choral Score 
$9.95
Full Score 
$175.00
Orchestra parts 
AAdvanced
$88.00
Individual Part Trumpet 1/2
$12.95
Individual Part Timpani
$12.95
Individual Part Violin 1
$12.95
Individual Part Violin 2
$17.95
Individual Part Viola
$12.95
Individual Part Cello
$13.95
Individual Part Double Bass
$12.95
Individual Part Organ
$70.00
Individual Part Harp
$18.95
Reverie for String Orchestra Reverie for String Orchestra
James Corigliano - Shawnee Press

A thoughtful lyric movement for strings, Reverie continues to be a favorite of orchestra directors, particularly as an expressive program piece for festival and contest. This work offers plenty of... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$21.00
Str Pak/Add. String Set 
$9.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Rhapsody on a Theme by Gustav Holst Rhapsody on a Theme by Gustav Holst
Gustav Holst/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of Holst's most revered symphonic works, Suite in Eb for Military Band, has been transformed into an impressive concert piece for strings. The tuneful strains of English folk music are heard... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
Rhosymedre Rhosymedre (Prelude On A Welsh Hymn Tune)
Ralph Vaughan Williams/orch. Foster - E.C. Schirmer Music Co.

This is an exceptionally "pretty" work which is perfect for the development and demonstration of a controlled orchestral sound. (Also playable by strings alone.)... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$35.35
Str Pak/Add. String Set 
$12.15
Additional Score 
$7.85
Rigadoon Rigadoon
Henry Purcell/arr. Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

The rigadoon was a seventeenth century dance enjoyed in both England and France, and this Henry Purcell work is one of the earliest examples. The stately tune is accessible for even the youngest of players.... view details
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String Orchestra 
BBeginning
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Rigaudon Rigaudon
Andre Campra/arr. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This familiar instrumental excerpt from Campra's opera "Idomne" is a natural confidence builder for young players. Beginning with a simple ostinato in the low strings, the arrangement flows gracefully into the... view details
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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Rigaudon Rigaudon
Henry Purcell/arr. Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Choose this simple arrangement of a classic Baroque dance as a "first concert" work for your beginning string group.  Set in the key of G, the piece offers each section a chance to play the melody in very... view details
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String Orchestra 
BBeginning
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
The Rite of Spring Themes The Rite of Spring Themes
Igor Stravinsky/arr. Lipton - Grand Mesa Music

When "The Rite of Spring" was first performed in Paris in 1913, it created shock waves not only in the theater where it was performed, but throughout the world of music.  It is one of the most revolutionary... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Romanian Folk Dances Romanian Folk Dances
Bela Bartok/arr. Monday - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This arrangement features four of the six dance movements as first arranged by Bartok. Joc Cu Bata; Buciumeana; Poarga Romanesca and Marunte are exotic-sounding and dramatic. These are... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Rondeau Masterpiece Theater Rondeau Masterpiece Theater
Jean Mouret/arr. Leidig - Alfred Music Publishing

Written by Jean Joseph Mouret, a contemporary of J.S. Bach, this memorable theme, widely recognized from its use on Masterpiece Theater, provides an excellent string orchestra selection. Recorded by Michigan... view details
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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Rondo Rondo (from "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik")
W. A. Mozart/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

Mozart gets a makeover! This arrangement of the Rondo from "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik" distills the best parts for intermediate orchestras with moderate tempos and simplified rhythms. Fret not, substance is not... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Rondo Rondo (from "Incidental Music for Abdelazer")
Henry Purcell/arr. Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

This noble theme is the Purcell tune that Benjamin Britten used as the basis for his Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra. Douglas Stroud has fashioned a short Rondo for strings, using additional dance music... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Rondo Finale Rondo Finale (from Oktett / Hob: X: 12)
Joseph Haydn/arr. Kevin Kaisershot - Kevin Kaisershot Pub

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Rosamunde Overture Rosamunde Overture
Franz Schubert/arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Schubert composed his incidental music to the Romantic drama Rosamunde, Princess of Cypress in less than three weeks, finishing just two days before the play's premiere in December of 1823. Not... view details

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Full Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$57.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Rumanian Folk Dances Rumanian Folk Dances
Bela Bartok/arr. Willner - Boosey & Hawkes

String Orchestra Set contains full score and string parts: 8-8-6-6-6 ... view details
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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$90.00
Additional Score 
$15.50
Russian Easter Overture Russian Easter Overture
Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. McCashin - FJH Music Company Inc

This dynamic arrangement fully captures the mood and spirit embodied in Rimsky-Korsakov's original opus.  Shortened to be more accessible, the piece includes solos for violin and viola before moving into the... view details
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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$60.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Russian Sailor's Dance Russian Sailor's Dance
Reinhold Gliere/arr. Balent - Carl Fischer LLC

The famous classic! And wise teachers know that occasionally programming a rousing dance that is loud, fast and gets even faster at the end is often a great way to get students (and parents) more interested in... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
EEasy
$60.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Russian Sailors Dance Russian Sailors Dance
Reinhold Gliere / arr. Caponegro - Kendor Music, Inc.

Grade 4 groups will enjoy this well-arranged piece from Reinhold Glire's classic ballet "The Red Poppy". Using a theme and variation form, John Caponegro has included all the tempo changes that are idiomatic... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
MMedium
$52.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Russian Sailors Dance Russian Sailors Dance
Rheinhold Gliere/arr. Hoffman - G. Schirmer, Inc.

In a new arrangement for mature string groups, Gliere's energetic dance movement again shows why it has become an icon of light classical programming for orchestras everywhere. From "The Red Poppy"... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Russlan and Ludmilla Russlan and Ludmilla
Mikhail Glinka/arr. Sieving - Alfred Music Publishing

The audience may not know who Glinka was, but they will know the themes from this ever-popular Russian overture!  Whether played as an opener or closer, concert or contest, this piece really shows what your... view details
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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$65.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Sahara Crossing Sahara Crossing
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Sounds of a desert caravan are found in this fun and exciting original by Richard Meyer. It's an excellent piece to reinforce the tonal color of low first finger notes (Eb and Bb). The bouncing cello and... view details
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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Saint Anthony Chorale Saint Anthony Chorale
F.J. Haydn/arr. Dackow - Tempo Press

This traditional chorale, here in a very careful arrangement by Sandra Dackow, will serve as a highly effective teaching tool for your young orchestra. ... view details
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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Saint Paul's Suite Saint Paul's Suite
Gustav Holst - G. Schirmer, Inc.

Best known for his full orchestral suite "The Planets," Holst also wrote some particularly beautiful string music. This suite is a prime example of his writing based on folk tunes. Unsimplified, this is a... view details
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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$70.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
Salvation Is Created Salvation Is Created
Pavel Tchesnokov/arr. McAlister - Ludwig-Masters Publications

The magnificence of Tchesnokov's choral creation is available to strings in this stunning arrangement. Pure beauty flows through the piece, and the final strains of the piece are full and heavenly.... view details
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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$5.00