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The Boll Weevil
Traditional / Doris Gazda - Carl Fischer LLC

Esteemed string pedagogue, Doris Gazda, presents a new setting for the youngest of students of the classic folk song, The Boll Weevil. Emphasis on the use of long bow strokes will help to improve your budding... view details

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String Orchestra 
BBeginning
$40.00
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BBeginning
$6.00
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
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$6.50
Leaning on the Everlasting Arms
arr. Carl Strommen - Carl Fischer LLC

This reverent setting of a beloved hymn by Anthony J. Showalter is sure to tug at the heart strings. The beautiful melody and strong harmonies combine to create one stunningly beautiful arrangement. A striking... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
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
Sakura, Sakura
Keiko Yamada - Carl Fischer LLC

This beautiful tune, also known as the Cherry Blossom Song, is probably the most famous Japanese folksong outside of Japan. Its haunting melody will enchant your orchestra and audience, as the players... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Shepherd's Hey
Traditional / James Meredith - Carl Fischer LLC

Violinist and educator James Meredith provides a delightful setting of the ever-popular English folk song, Shepherd's Hey. Note the clever addition of a quote from Country Gardens in the middle. Excellent... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$47.00
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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EEasy
$47.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Suo Gan
Traditional / Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

This popular Welsh folk song has been used in TV and movies over the years, but you have never heard it like this! Larry Clark's stunning setting contains lyrical countermelodies, a lush harmonic perspective,... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
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EEasy
$6.50