Orchestra ››  Lighter Selections for String Orchestra (54)
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Addams Family
Vic Mizzy/arr. Moore - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of the best TV and movie themes ever, this quirky tune is ideal material for teaching 6/8 and simple syncopation in triple meter.  The included percussion gimmicks can be played by string players and... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
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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$45.00
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EEasy
$45.00
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$7.00
Arizona Sun
Mark Wood - Ludwig-Masters Publications

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EEasy
$80.00
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$10.00
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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$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
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$6.00
Bats 'n Bones
Susan H. Day - Alfred Music Publishing

A perfect addition for your spooky fall concert!  With eerie string techniques such as pizzicato, accents, tremolo and some 1st finger slides - plus a touch of castanets for "bones" rattling - this simple... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
EEasy
$48.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Optional e-Print
EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Bonanza
arr. Longfield - Hal Leonard Corporation

One of the all time favorites TV themes is arranged for string orchestra in this new version that is perfect for developing string players.  Your students will love playing the bold Western theme with its... view details

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$40.00
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
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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$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$55.00
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$6.00
Bushwhacker Stomp
Keith Sharp - FJH Music Company Inc

This enjoyable original fiddle tune is sure to be a huge favorite with your students!  The cello and double bass parts are divided into melody and harmony, so directors can keep their advanced students busy... view details

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$50.00
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$5.00
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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$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Calypso Coupe
Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

Enjoy this whimsical depiction of a seaside car ride, complete with a cast of percussion toys as honking horns and passing bicyclists. In addition to the comic relief, students will experience syncopation, a... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
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$45.00
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$5.00
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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$40.00
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$40.00
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$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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$45.00
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EEasy
$45.00
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EEasy
$5.00
Caribbean Cruise
David Bobrowitz / ed. J. Cameron Law - Grand Mesa Music

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$50.00
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EEasy
$6.00
Cello Squadron
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Listen closely and you'll hear them coming . . . it's the Cello Squadron to the rescue! This fun and exciting section feature has it all -roaring airplane engines (on cello C strings of course!), dive-bombing... view details

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$42.00
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EEasy
$42.00
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$6.00
Celtic Suite
arr. Kathy L. Fishburn - Wingert-Jones Publications

Two beautiful folk melodies in the graceful style of Celtic music. Including Bonnie Doon and The Minstrel Boy, contrasts between the movements make this an interesting concert and festival... view details

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$45.00
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$6.00
The Chicken Dance
Terry Rendall & Werner Thomas/arr. Moore - Hal Leonard Corporation

The ever-popular song heard at parties, weddings, and any event where a good time is had by all!  Before performing, make sure some dance floor space is available and be sure to invite Aunt Myrna! ... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
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$45.00
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EEasy
$5.00
Chopstix
Vanessa Fanning - F Clef Music Enterprise

Now your beginning orchestra can play their own version of Chopsticks! Originally written as a piano waltz, this energetic pizzicato arrangement encourages players to focus on intonation and rhythms.... view details

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$40.00
Chumbara
arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Wingert-Jones Publications

This traditional folksong from Quebec is remarkably similar to the famous Can-Can. Played at a lively tempo, this tune takes all your players up and down the D scale, gives each section a chance to... view details

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$45.00
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$6.00
Deep Sea Fandango
Deborah Baker Monday - Kendor Music, Inc.

What's that? It sounds like "Jaws!"  Cellos will love getting the limelight for once!  This piece provides an excellent opportunity to feature low strings, while giving all students a fun part to play! A... view details

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$42.00
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$6.00
Doodle Variants
arr. Bob Lipton/ed. Law - Grand Mesa Music

Your students will be experts in mixed meter once they've played these original variations on Yankee Doodle! After stating the theme, the unique variations come in five, six, seven and fifteen beats per... view details

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$50.00
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$6.00
Double Fun
John O'Neill - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Scored for two soloists with string orchestra, this happy song is a rollicking romp of pure enjoyment. Conceived for two horns, the set comes with optional parts for a variety of instruments so you can use... view details

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$48.00
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$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 
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$42.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
EEasy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
El Toro
Donald Brubaker - Alfred Music Publishing

This bold Spanish composition includes easy solos for violin and cello. The excitement and color of the bullfight are displayed in the playable music.... view details

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$60.00
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$60.00
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$6.00
Fiddle-me-oo-re-i-re-a (Working on the Railroad)
arr. Virginia Croft - Carl Fischer LLC

Get ready to do some Irish dancing, because you won't be able to keep your feet still when you hear this lively piece! Based on the tune Working on the Railroad, this Irish folksong setting is jaunty... view details

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$45.00
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.50