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Amazing Grace Amazing Grace
Traditional/arr. Jack Bullock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The striking melodies, the simple and meaningful words, and the many ways the music can be interpreted create an immortal song that touches us all. This beautiful setting allows for adjustment of the... view details

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$8.00
Auld Lang Syne Auld Lang Syne
arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This folk song from Scotland, is a favorite for ringing in the New Year!  Recognized around the world this well-loved folk song is set in a rich and full-sounding arrangement that includes fun sound effects... view details
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EEasy
$49.00
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$8.00
The Campbells Are Coming The Campbells Are Coming
arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Conjure images of bagpipes, drums, and parades, while enjoying familiar Scottish music in this lovely arrangement of an ancient tune.  All parts remain in first position.  The optional percussion will add to... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
EEasy
$46.00
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$6.00
Camptown Races Camptown Races
Stephen C. Foster/arr. Keith Christopher - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Your students will find this popular folk song fun to learn and play. The contrasts in dynamics and pizzicato will keep players interested in rehearsal. Even the cellos and basses get to play the... view details

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
Carrickfergus Carrickfergus
Traditional/arr. Patrick Roszell - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Beautiful, nostalgic, and lush, this intimate arrangement of a traditional Irish tune is an excellent tool for teaching phrasing and legato playing.

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MMedium
$56.00
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$10.00
De Colores De Colores
arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Offering variety and multicultural flavor, this upbeat, joyous folk song will be at home on any concert program. Though scored for less-experienced players, there is a remarkable fullness and sophistication... view details

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
Donegal Fiddles Donegal Fiddles
arr. Tim McCarrick - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

"Authentic" is the word for this! It features two reels from County Donegal, The Boys of Malin and The Gravel Walks, both of which are played often in Ireland. The style is brisk and exciting.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$49.00
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$6.00
Dry Bones Dry Bones
arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Each student has a chance to play the melody with their "finger-bones connected to their hand bones" in this bone-rattling arrangement of the well-known spiritual, perfect for Halloween or any time of year!... view details

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VEVery Easy
$49.00
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$6.00
Early One Morning Early One Morning
Traditional/arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The perfect first orchestra experience, this tune is straightforward and beautifully simple. All parts remain in 1st position and include only the most basic rhythms.

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$8.00
French Dance French Dance
Traditional/arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

One of several popular dances from the time of the French Renaissance, this setting has a driving pulse with attractive modal harmonies in the friendly key of E natural minor. All instruments have melodic... view details

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$46.00
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$9.00
Funiculi, Funicula Funiculi, Funicula
Luigi Denza/arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

It was always fun to sing this Italian song in elementary school music classes. Who could resist the swinging tarantella rhythms? No need to resist, join the fun!

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$49.00
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$8.00
Ghost Ship Ghost Ship
Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Engage the imagination to build expressive playing as the orchestra enacts this old story of a lost ship. Combining original material as well as the sea chantey Spanish Ladies, this piece will be a... view details
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EEasy
$49.00
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An Irish Journey An Irish Journey
Traditional/arr. Jerry Brubaker - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Take a trip to the Emerald Isle in this very accessible medley featuring Danny Boy and Irish Washerwoman. Beginning with the much-loved ballad and concluding with the high-spirited jig,... view details

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$49.00
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$9.00
Jasmine Flower 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
$46.00
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$6.00
The Last Rose of Summer The Last Rose of Summer
arr. Jeffrey E. Turner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A beautiful arrangement of this Irish folk song as delicate as a rose itself.  From the warm solo cello, to the velvety smooth sordino strings, culminating with full cinematic orchestration as the rose reaches... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
MMedium
$48.00
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MMedium
$7.00
Leroy Anderson's Irish Suite, Part 1 Leroy Anderson's Irish Suite, Part 1
Leroy Anderson/arr. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The first three movements of this iconic work are now available in a dynamic scoring for your full orchestra.  Major themes are presented with all of the color and fresh invention of the original score.  This... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$9.00
Themes from Leroy Anderson's "Irish Suite, Part 2" Themes from Leroy Anderson's "Irish Suite, Part 2"
Leroy Anderson/arr. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Major themes from the last three movements of Leroy Anderson's ever-popular "Irish Suite" are presented with all of the color and fresh invention of the original. This is music that will delight and entertain,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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$8.00
Mock Morris Mock Morris (English Country Dance)
Percy Grainger/arr. Giardiniere - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The morris dance has been performed throughout the English countryside since the time of William Shakespeare. Percy Grainger was so taken by the form that he wrote his own melodies for the dance, with great... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$49.00
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$6.00
Over the Sea to Skye Over the Sea to Skye
arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A warm and embracing low string sound throughout provides support to this ageless ballad. The individual parts are easy to learn, with no subdivision of the beat and careful attention given to the needs of... view details

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
 
SATB 
$1.90
Robin Hood and Little John 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
$42.00
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$6.00
The Sailor's Hornpipe The Sailor's Hornpipe
Traditional/arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Everyone gets the line, and each section can play fearlessly and with a sense of fun. Towards the end, there is a quote from Tchaikovsky and a whiff of Brandenburg! Familiar to many listeners, it's easy to... view details

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EEasy
$49.00
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$8.00
Scottish Folk Song Scottish Folk Song
Traditional / Keith Christopher - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This immortal five-note melody is showcased here with warm harmonies in a chorale-like, legato style. Enjoy a taste of Scottish style in this sensitive and engaging setting.

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EEasy
$46.00
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$9.00
Shady Grove Shady Grove
Traditional/arr. Renata Bratt - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

This American fiddle song is arranged so that every section gets a chance to sing the song as well as play the tune with idiomatic fiddle breaks, but it sounds great without the singing, too. The... view details

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EEasy
$49.00
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$9.00
Shepherd's Hey Shepherd's Hey
arr. Patrick Roszell - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A delightful arrangement of this captivating tune that is easy to play! Teaching opportunities abound including reinforcing C natural on the A string, F natural on the E string, and contrasting staccato and... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$6.00