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Blackberry Blossom
Gary Gackstatter - C Alan / McClaren Productions

Feature your top player on this famous American tune!  The first time through, the soloist takes the lead accompanied by some pizzicato and the occasional foot stomp.  The second time though, first violins... view details

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String Orchestra 
ME-MMedium Easy-Medium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Blue Fire Fiddler
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Energetic, exciting and fun, are the words that best describe this kickin' fiddle tune. This fast and furious fiddling piece sounds much harder than it really is. Riffs, finger patterns and bowings are very... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Full Score 
$5.00
Celtic Dance
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Young string players will love getting a hold of this playable original dance in the Celtic style. Written in E dorian mode, the work uses only the notes of a one-octave D major scale, and makes a fine... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Fantasia Espanola
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Soon Hee Newbold explores the world of Spanish music with fiery results!  Syncopated rhythms propel the passionate melodies which pass from one section to another, while pizzicato and col legno bowing create... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$5.00
Fantasia on a Theme from Thailand
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This captivating work is a set of variations on the Pong Lang Dance, one of Thailand's most popular melodies. The pong lang is a suspended vertical wooden xylophone whose keys are arranged upside... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Fantasy on Amazing Grace
Robert Kerr - Alfred Music Publishing

Teach your students different playing styles in this fascinating work that takes the beloved folk hymn through different musical periods. Opening as a simple anthem, it gets different treatments as it travels... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Fiddle Faddle Hoedown
Thom Sharp - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Your first-years will fiddle their hearts out during this foot-stomper. This selection focuses on repeated 16th note patterns at a quick tempo, building confidence through lots of unison playing. Get out your... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Green Fields
Jeffrey S. Bishop - Wingert-Jones Publications

This is sure to bring smiles of delight with its bright humor and tender melodies. From the outset everyone will be caught up and attracted to the lively and dance-like opening melody. A beautifully warm and... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$7.00
Irish Fiddles
arr. John Beeman/ed. Law - Grand Mesa Music

The traditional Irish melody Denis Murphy is used as the basis for this rollicking fiddle tune featuring melodies for all instruments and a bagpipe-style drones. This very playable arrangement explores... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
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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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$60.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Japanese Lullaby
Keiko Yamada - Carl Fischer LLC

This dramatic music is based on an authentic Japanese folk song Mori no Fukuro (The Forest Owl). This pensive and beautiful tune becomes the inspiration for a truly unique arrangement. Textures change... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Jasmine Flower
arr. Douglas Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here is a very beautiful setting of the traditional Chinese folk song Molihua. This tune is a vital part of Chinese New Year celebrations and was featured at the 2004 Summer Olympics. The soothing... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Keltic Feast
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This Celtic tour de force runs the gamut of emotions. An aggressively rustic opening makes way for a joyful and catchy original jig followed by a legato setting of the beautiful folk tune Sheebeg and... view details

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String Orchestra 
ME-MMedium Easy-Medium
$60.00
String Orchestra e-Print
ME-MMedium Easy-Medium
$60.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Nautical Variations (Blow, Ye Winds)
Gene Milford - Carl Fischer LLC

Nautical Variations is an arrangement of the sea shanty Blow, Ye Winds presented in five contrasting settings. The bright, bouncy tune moves along at a moderate tempo and is passed from section... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Point Lookout (A Fantasy on Civil War Songs)
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Inspired by the rich history of Point Lookout State Park in Maryland, this fantasy on civil war songs pays tribute to the remnants of Fort Lincoln, which served as a Civil War fortification. Songs used in the... view details

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String Orchestra 
M-MAMedium-Medium-Advanced
$55.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Postcards from Russia
Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

This thrilling set of three Russian folk tunes will put your players (and audience) through their paces! Using a wide variety of dynamics, articulations, and tempi, three 3 tunes - Minka;... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Robin Hood and Little John (Cornish May Dance)
arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Enjoy the legend of Robin Hood with this lively dance from days of yore. The bouncy melody is a delight, the bowings and articulations are easy to grasp, and the well-scored parts feature each ensemble... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
VEVery Easy
$6.00
Stone Mountain Stomp
Carl Strommen - Carl Fischer LLC

This one stands out in the "fiddle tune" category. Carl Strommen has managed to take some of the sounds of Southern fiddling and mix them with a Western "Copland-esque" style and make something really special.... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$47.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Suite for Strings
John Rutter - Goodmusic

In the tradition of Britten, Holst, and Vaughan Williams before him, British composer John Rutter has composed a wonderful work for strings based on the rich legacy of folk music of the British Isles. World... view details

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String Orchestra Full Score & Set 4/4/3/4/2
MMedium
$53.50
Additional Score Full Score
MMedium
$13.00
Individual Part Violin 1
MMedium
$3.25
Individual Part Violin 2
MMedium
$3.25
Individual Part Viola
MMedium
$3.25
Individual Part Cello
MMedium
$3.25
Individual Part Bass
MMedium
$3.25
Variations on an Irish Tune
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Based on Thomas Moore's famous song The Minstrel Boy, this work uses the full gamut of styles and techniques, from bagpipe drones to lyrical playing and even fiddle music. The work is composed of three... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00