Orchestra ››  Jazz Music for String Orchestra (25)
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Basses Loaded
Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

Let your bass section shine and groove in this upbeat medley of funk, swing and good ol' fashioned rock n' roll!  Opportunities for improvisation are included (with written parts as well) and an optional... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Beale Street Strut
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Taking its name from the epicenter of Southern jazz in Memphis, this fun little boogie will get the orchestra moving!  Featuring accidentals and chromatic passages throughout, each section gets its turn at the... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Boogie Man Blues
Carrie Lane Gruselle - Alfred Music Publishing

It's not often that your strings get to play a twelve-bar blues, but here's your chance! Complete with a walking bass line and optional suggested solos written out for violin, viola, and cello, it stays very... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Bossa Rojo
Bert Ligon - Highland/Etling Publishing

Beginning with a dramatic familiar Latin figure, everyone will recognize the rhythm and groove with enthusiasm!  Melodic material appears in all parts and is designed for fun and successful performances. An... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MMedium
$55.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Brazilian Spice
Cathy Morris - FJH Music Company Inc

Transform your orchestra into a Latin band with this burnin' jazz samba. Featuring solo violin (electric or acoustic) along with full rhythm section, this chart centers on a blues-like melody with traditional... view details

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String Orchestra with Rhythm Section
MMedium
$60.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Cascade
Bert Ligon - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's an original jazz tune that will have the entire orchestra feelin' cool. Contemporary harmonies, laid-back drumset and a rhythmic groove create this fresh sound. The melody "cascades" through each... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MMedium
$59.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
MMedium
$59.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$8.00
Chicken Foot Transplant
Matt Turner - Carl Fischer LLC

Put on your dancin' shoes! This entertaining and infectious "Bo Diddley" groove offers a smorgasbord of blues, country fiddling and funk, with added flair by a drumset. There's even a solo section, which may... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Christmas Time Is Here
arr. Bob Cerulli - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

From the joyous finale of A Charlie Brown Christmas comes the song that has become a holiday tradition.  Your students will love learning this and may learn a few new notes along the way!  The arrangement is... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Christmas Time Is Here
Vince Guaraldi/arr. Kazik - Hal Leonard Corporation

The tender ballad from A Charlie Brown Christmas is a perfect jazz-flavored choice for younger orchestras.  With its smooth harmonies, moving lines, skilled ensemble writing, piano and drum set parts, it's... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
"D" Jam Blues
William Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

Written with optional drum set, this simple swing chart provides a wonderful opportunity for students to explore jazz without a great deal of technical demands. No solos in this one; just straight-ahead fun... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Five Ukrainians in a Bell Tower (Ukrainian Bell Carol)
Rick England - Alfred Music Publishing

Who says strings can't swing? It's Brubeck meets Leontovitch! This jazz setting of Ukrainian Bell Carol in 5/4 time is even more fun with the optional drumset. This is sure to surprise the crowd and... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Fleckish
Cathy Morris - FJH Music Company Inc

The innovative jazz fusion group Bela Fleck and the Flecktones inspired this masterfully groovy original. It features optional electric violin solo and a cool rhythm section. ... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score for Optional Violin Solo and Rhythm Section
$5.00
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Duke Ellington/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a carefully crafted version of this jazz standard that treats syncopation and melody in a practical, teachable way for younger players. Add the optional drums, piano and electric bass and you've got a... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Jazzy Old Saint Nick
Douglas Wagner - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

All the jazz is in the piano! The string parts are a straightforward arrangement of Jolly Old Saint Nicholas that your students could handle after only a few months of instruction. Some pizzicato... view details

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String Orchestra 
BBeginning
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
BBeginning
$40.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Minnie the Moocher
Cab Colloway & Irving Mills/arr. Ford - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

A jazz classic! This smooth arrangement captures all the magic of the great Cab Calloway standard from the 1930s. The orchestra gets to scat along with the famous "Hi-dee-ho" section. Have the audience join in... view details

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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$58.00
String Orch or Full Orch e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$58.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
The Pink Panther
Henry Mancini/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Henry Mancini's most recognized theme is a jazz classic that your students will love to play!  Great riffs, cool harmonies, and a spot for a jazz violin solo (written version included) make it a super program... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Pizzicato Blues
Darren Mitchell - Grand Mesa Music

This lively piece is based on the C blues scale, and is played entirely pizzicato. "Fat" jazz harmonies, compelling rhythms and a wide array of dynamics make this one smokin' chart. A fun concert closer, sure... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Queen Bee
Sammy Nestico - Kendor Music, Inc.

Give your string group a chance to enjoy this favorite Sammy Nestico composition from the Count Basie library. Fully notated rhythm section parts are included, along with stylistically written solos for each... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$52.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Recorda Me
Joe Henderson/arr. Caputo - Alfred Music Publishing

A relaxed samba style interpretation of this jazz classic that will delight!  A written out solo is provided as well as an improvisation scale guide to assist students in becoming comfortable improvising.... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Red Rhythmico
Kirt Mosier - FJH Music Company Inc

Show off multiple soloists with this slick, original jazz piece for experienced strings. Kirt Mosier brings the heat in this follow up to Blue Rhythmico with the kind of textures that only strings can... view details

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String Orchestra 
MAMedium-Advanced
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Rock Bottom Boogie
Robert Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Robert's new blues shuffle is a fun jazz ensemble-style tune, that lets your string orchestra perform something a little different.  Easy swing rhythms in a comfortable key and tempo make it accessible for... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$40.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Shadows in the House
Thom Sharp - Latham Music Ltd

This fast swing piece in G minor is playfully sneaky!  With a catchy, singable tune, this work features a tutti pizzicato section, as well as some melodic moments for bass and celli.  All parts remain in first... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Sing, Sing, Sing
Louis Prima/arr. Marshall & Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

This has been a showstopper from the Benny Goodman Big Band in the past to jazz bands of today - but now, straight from the Barrage stage show is a version for strings that will rock your world!  This has long... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$60.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$60.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
String Me Along
Erik Morales - FJH Music Company Inc

Embark on an exciting jazz adventure with this fantastic swing chart for strings and drum set. Incredible harmonies mimic a modern jazz orchestra as the music moves through shout choruses, break strains, and... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00