Stores 1-800-345-6296
Folk Music for String Orchestra (205)
FILTER +
SORT +
Worship Music

Orchestra ››  Folk Music for String Orchestra (205)
Sort by    
 Show
   View as
Fiddlin' Casey Jones Fiddlin' Casey Jones
Traditional/arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Highland/Etling Publishing

This is a sparkling arrangement of the beloved American folk song that intermediate string players will have the skills to play, but more advanced students will find delightfully challenging. All sections... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$49.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Fiddlin' with the Classics Fiddlin' with the Classics
Deborah Baker Monday - FJH Music Company Inc

Where will you find Lil' Liza Jane next to George Frideric Handel? In this classy clutch of classics commingled with fiddle favorites! Beloved themes from Mozart and Beethoven are layered and... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Fiddling A-Round Fiddling A-Round
John Caponegro - Kendor Music, Inc.

Featuring simple fiddle style figures, this winning original in G opens with pyramid entrances by each section and a tutti presentation of the main theme before the canonic portion begins. When the rounds... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Five Appalachian Folk Songs Five Appalachian Folk Songs (for Soprano, Strings and Harp)
Traditional/arr. Jack Jarrett - Jack Jarrett

This is the instrumental accompaniment to the songs. The piano/vocal score is published by Classical Vocal Reprints (#4366).... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
Score & Parts 
MAMedium-Advanced
$35.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Folk Tune Air and Fiddler's Fury Folk Tune Air and Fiddler's Fury
Alexander Safford - Alfred Music Publishing

Showcase your strings!  From the lyric melody of the slow air, to the shuffle bowing, finger slides, and furious fiddling of the second section, your orchestra will love practicing this one!  This work... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MMedium
$60.00
Full Score 
$9.00
Folk Tune and Fiddle Dance Folk Tune and Fiddle Dance
Percy Fletcher - Boosey & Hawkes

A long-time favorite for festival and contest, Percy Fletcher's two-movement suite has been a choice teaching piece for school orchestras.  In true English folk style, the first movement has multiple sections... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$65.00
Additional Score 
$18.95
Follow the Drinking Gourd Follow the Drinking Gourd
arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

This great African American spiritual is now a part of our heritage. This song was shared among slaves as code for getting up North. The "drinking gourd" represented the Big Dipper and following north meant a... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
For the Star of County Down For the Star of County Down
arr. Deborah Monday - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This medley of Irish folksongs will add sparkle to any concert. Folksongs included are Gravelwalk; For The Star Of County Down and The Rakes of Kildare. Very idiomatic and very appealing.... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
EEasy
$46.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
A French Folk Song A French Folk Song
arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

All your beginning players need for success in this arrangement is the G Major scale!  The perfect first orchestra piece, this is developmentally strong and lovely music as well. Shared melody and simple... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
BBeginning
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
French Suite No.1 French Suite No.1
French traditional / Thomas Quigley - Thomas Quigley

This charming suite of French folk tunes is highly effective, yet easy to play. Full of melodic, harmonic and rhythmic interest, it has great variety and is a clever and colorful concert item.... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra and Piano
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
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!

...
view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$49.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Furiant Furiant
Elliot Del Borgo - Kendor Music, Inc.

Let your strings really dig in on this one!  There's lots of aggressive playing in this work that sounds much like a cross between Vivaldi and Bartok.  Soaring melodic lines contrast with rhythmic figures in... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MMedium
$52.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Gaelic Air and Dance Gaelic Air and Dance (Parting Glass and Collins' Reel)
arr. Deborah Baker-Monday - Kendor Music, Inc.

Your students will enjoy playing this delightful pairing of two Celtic favorites. Parting Glass is melodic and rich with a sophisticated sound full of expressive phrasing. Collins' Reel provides... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
EEasy
$49.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Goin' to Boston Goin' to Boston
arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

The spirit and drive of the sea chantey is captured in this American folksong arranged for younger orchestras! All sections get to play the melody. It's great for reinforcing 16th notes and simple... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Good News! Good News!
Traditional/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

The African-American spiritual Ain't-a That Good News! exuberantly expresses joy and hope. Set as a slow swing, plenty of articulations help students achieve the proper style. Basses and cellos... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Grandfather's Clock Grandfather's Clock
Henry Clay Work/arr. John O'Neill - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Wood blocks add a ticking clock to this timeless tune for string orchestra, while violas and cellos enjoy the classic melody. This is one selection everyone will know. ... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Green Fields 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
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Greensleeves Greensleeves (Score and Parts)
REED - Edwin F. Kalmus

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$85.00
Additional Score 
$15.00
Greensleeves Greensleeves
arr. John Caponegro - Kendor Music, Inc.

This Gaelic melody is one every child should know and play, particularly at holiday time.  With a Celtic raised 6th in the melody, this arrangement will provide a bit of a challenge for the youngest musicians.... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Greensleeves Fantasy Greensleeves Fantasy
Traditional/arr. David Bobrowitz & J. Cameron Law - Grand Mesa Music

Using the familiar ancient English folk song melody, the arranger spins out a "fantastic" meditation on Greensleeves. Fragments of the melody tease the listeners' ear in the engaging introduction,... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Gypsy Rover Gypsy Rover
Elliot Del Borgo - Alfred Music Publishing

From the pen of Elliot Del Borgo comes this outstanding arrangement of a well-known English folk song. Packed with vigorous rhythmic activity and easy double-stops, this piece will make your orchestra sound... view details
view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orchestra 
EEasy
$60.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Hatikvah Hatikvah (from "Munich")
John Williams - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is the authentic edition direct from John Williams and exactly as played in the film. Although this is the original film music, it is understated and remains at the medium-easy level. The string parts... view details

view details

listen
view
watch
Description
Number
Level
Price
Qty
String Orch or Full Orch Opt. Winds; Opt Harp
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00