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The Abduction from the Seraglio (Overture)
W.A. Mozart/arr. Hoffman - Hal Leonard Corporation

From the comic opera filled with pirates, Turkish princes, kidnapping and daring rescues, Mozart's The Abduction from the Seraglio is the piece of music that generated the (possibly fictional) "too many... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Alla Tchaikovsky
arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Check out this fabulous show-stopper, because it's a "must-play" for your orchestra! Incorporating 22 different melodies from the works of Tchaikovsky, this is an incredibly clever and sometimes humorous... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Bach Country Fiddles
J.S. Bach/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Two classic melodies get the fiddle treatment in this clever arrangement from Richard Meyer! The themes from J.S. Bach's "Minuet in G" and "Brandenburg Concerto #5" work just fine with a few fiddle licks... view details

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EEasy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Beethoven, Inc.
Beethoven/arr. Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Hear what happens when Beethoven meets Mozart, Offenbach, Brahms, Handel, Bach, Saint-Saens and Rossini in this clever arrangement that combines Ode to Joy with some of the most famous melodies in the... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
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
The Bows on the Bus
arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Here is the perfect first year repertoire choice! Favorite beginning tunes are arranged in a novelty setting that makes them tons of fun and reinforces right-arm technique. Travel through various bowing skills... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Calypso Jam
Barrage - Mel Bay Publications Inc.

After years of waiting, the creators of the musical group Barrage have made this arrangement available for your group. It's a guaranteed crowd pleaser for any school orchestra concert! The parts include a full... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
$10.00
Cripple Creek
arr. Edmund Siennicki - Alfred Music Publishing

This very easy arrangement of the classic fiddle tune is an ideal performance piece for your beginning strings, featuring some left-hand pizzicato, double notes and some clever voicings.  It's educational, and... view details

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$6.00
Ghosts of Brandenburg
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Imagine a fantasy based on all six of the "Brandenburg Concerti!" Not just a cute novelty, but an entirely new work!  It captures the spirit of the "Brandenburgs," but sets most of them in minor keys, or uses... view details

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MMedium
$60.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$60.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Instant Recruiting Concert
arr. Bob Phillips - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here's a great recruitment tool from master recruiter Bob Phillips! Take this to any school and you are sure to capture their attention. First in the collection is a great medley of all the famous classical... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$58.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
M to the Third Power
Carold Nunez - Shawnee Press

The title refers to the three "M's" of Minor; Meter, and Mix and it is a dynamic piece for teaching and performing. Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra on the CD, Teaching Music Through... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Str Pak/Add. String Set 
MEMedium Easy
$18.00
Additional Score 
$12.99
Mountain Chase
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

Copland-esque sounds abound in this energetic original where everyone fiddles! This wild combination of fiddling and contemporary harmony  offers your players engaging lines to play as well as technical... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Pizzicati (Scherzettino from "Sylvia")
Leo Delibes/arr. Stroud - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Delibes' music for the ballet "Sylvia" was often considered more interesting than the ballet itself. The scherzettino known as Pizzicati is an excellent example of how Delibes dictated action, as you... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Sahara Crossing
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Sounds of a desert caravan are found in this fun and exciting original by Richard Meyer. It's an excellent piece to reinforce the tonal color of low first finger notes (Eb and Bb). The bouncing cello and... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00