Orchestra ››  Lighter Selections for String Orchestra (34)
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American Fiddle Medley
arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Bring out the cowboy hats and bandanas for this fantastic arrangement of everyone's favorite fiddle tunes!  Perfect for young players or as a quick play-down finale for older players, this medley will soon... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
American Fiddle Triptych
arr. Tim McCarrick - Highland/Etling Publishing

This medley of three fantastic folk fiddle tunes, set in a totally authentic style, will delight players and audiences. Arkansas Traveler; Fire on the Mountain and Devil's Dream are featured in... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Billy Tell Overture
Gioacchino Rossini/arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This bluegrass "fiddle" version of Rossini's famous overture will get your audiences' toes tappin' and your violinists' fingers flyin'. The entire violin section is featured in this fun, virtuosic-sounding... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Bluegrass Fiddle Frenzy
Bill Monroe/arr. Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

In celebration of Bill Monroe's 100th birthday, perform this high energy, true blue arrangement of Scotland and Big Mon, two of Monroe's standards. Scotland evokes memories of the Scottish... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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
Cabbage Countdown (Variations on Boil Them Cabbage Down)
Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's a fun set of variations on the American fiddle tune, Bile Them Cabbage Down. You'll entertain your audience and teach your orchestra a few things along the way. Solid first-year rhythm patterns... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Cancion del Amor
Tim McCarrick - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

An outstanding original tune inspired by love songs of the Mexican countryside.  Optional, very simple guitar, piano, and percussion parts are included.  This one will be fun for all and is a great way to... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
EEasy
$40.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Optional e-Print
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Caribbean Capers
Elliot Del Borgo - Elliot Del Borgo Publications

Get ready to be transported to an island in the Caribbean Sea! This work for string orchestra and percussion captures the calypso sound and spirit. Syncopated rhythms come to life and make you feel as though... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$45.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
EEasy
$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
Central Coach Special
Calvin Custer - Hal Leonard Corporation

Hold on to your hat! This feisty piece is a fiddler's dream. All sections will get in on the fun as the stagecoach pulls into your concert! ... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MMedium
$45.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
MMedium
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.50
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
Danny Rocks (A Celtic Explosion)
Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

A trio of terrific tunes! An air, a jig, and a reel done in a Celtic rock style! The plaintive sounds of Danny Boy, also known as Londonderry Air starts things off. Next, the Swallowtail... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
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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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
El Gato Pizzicato
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Imaginations will run wild during this charming Spanish salute to cats, as you set the mood with glissando "meows", threatening "hisses," and an enthusiastic visit from a dog. A great way to introduce shifting... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$42.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Fiesta
Kenneth Baird - Hal Leonard Corporation

Turn your concert stage into a party with this sunny and authentic sounding piece. The meter alternates between 6/8 and 3/4 making the eighth note the driving force throughout. A bubbly little tune sure to put... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Gabriella's Calypso Holiday
Bob Cerulli - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The happy melody rhythms of this calypso tune will transport your ensemble and audience to a tropical paradise. A nice lighter selection, ideal for any concert program. ... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
EEasy
$6.00
La Paloma
Sebastian Yradier/arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

Everyone will recognize this famous tango, also known as The Dove, and its signature traditional tango rhythms that mix triplets against dotted duple figures. Robert's new arrangement is well designed... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
La Sortija
Michael S. O'Brien - FJH Music Company Inc

Based on the lively Argentinian milonga dance, this exuberant work settles into an infectious groove with highly rhythmic melodies. Featured melodies get passed around the violin, viola and cello sections,... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
Las Palmas
Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

Fiery original melodies take center stage in this spicy selection. One group of students will be assigned to clap authentic Flamenco rhythms, while the rest of the orchestra plays with the flair of a... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Lemon Twist
David Bobrowitz/ed. Law - Grand Mesa Music

Take a two-minute tropical vacation with this light tune. The zesty melody serves some surprising rhythmic twists, and is spiced up with very entertaining percussion instruments. Grab the sunscreen and your... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Orange Jam
Jeffrey Bishop - Neil A Kjos Music Co

Give your students a shot at this exciting work that lets them imitate rock guitar sounds.  This is a straightforward rock piece that is both energetic and fun to play!  The G minor/modal tonality really lets... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
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