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Speaking Alien
Chris Campbell - Ludwig-Masters Publications

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EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$8.00
Spider Web
arr. J. Cameron Law - Grand Mesa Music

In this fun and dramatic string work for first year players, a musical showdown between a pesky fly and a very persistent spider uses the folk tunes Shoo Fly and The Eency Weency Spider. Motifs... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$6.00
Spring Breezes
arr. Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Try this tender folksong from Taiwan to develop your students' sensitive and lyric style. Accompanied by lush, modern-sounding harmonies, the melody is passed to each section. The solos for violin and cello... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Sprites
Almon C. Bock II - Highland/Etling Publishing

A sprite is a small or elusive supernatural being such as an elf or pixie. This piece is evocative of just such beings. It is playful in character, portraying images of these beings as they dance about and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
Spy Guy
Alan Bernstein - Ludwig-Masters Publications

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EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$6.00
Spy Vs. Spy
Matt Turner - Carl Fischer LLC

This dashing piece, reminiscent of spy theme music from the '60s and '70s, is a fun change-of-pace, selection for your next concert. A solo section gives students an opportunity to improvise, plus conga and... view details

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EEasy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
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
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$5.00
Strings All Around (An Orchestral Exordium)
arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here is a light-hearted piece to introduce, recruit or simply feature your string players. This arrangement of a favorite Austrian round includes reproducible pages for optional sing-along with audience or... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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EEasy
$40.00
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EEasy
$6.00
Subtle Samba
Clark Suttle - Tempo Press

This work combines a samba with a baroque concerto grosso. Soloists from each section of the ensemble are featured, as well as a conga player. The conga drums provide the steady beat and some "subtle" spice... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MMedium
$80.00
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MMedium
$10.00
Tango Loco
Reynard Burns - Wingert-Jones Publications

Add some Latin style to your next concert! This hypnotic tango includes a solo section with suggested melodies for violin and viola. Advanced shifting is required for first violins and cellos.  It would be... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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MMedium
$7.00
Tango Mariana
Joseph Compello - Carl Fischer LLC

Introduce your young players to tango with this authentic-sounding original work. Lots of bowing technique and counting will keep them on their toes as they navigate through a variety of expressions and... view details

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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.50
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EEasy
$50.00
Tango Mysterioso
Susan H. Day - Highland/Etling Publishing

Winner of the 2011 Texas Orchestra Directors Association Composition Contest, this mysterious sounding tango is written in the keys of C minor and D minor, with much consideration given to make sure all parts... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
Teddy Bear's Picnic
John W. Bratton/arr. Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

Let these frolicking bears steal the next concert! Idyllic, yet sophisticated in a bouncy 6/8, Bob Lipton's treatment of this American two-step march plays nicely with a string orchestra. The march was... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$5.00
The Thing Under the Bed
Lauren Bernofsky - FJH Music Company Inc

Add a unique programming twist with this fantastic piece that blends humor with darkness. The "spooky" opening uses playable chromatics to set the stage for the "thing," which comes across as potentially... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$55.00
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MMedium
$5.00
Three Czech Folk Songs
arr. Elliot Del Borgo - Hal Leonard Corporation

This is an ideal selection for a multicultural event or any performance throughout the year! Using three authentic tunes from Czechoslovakia, Del Borgo has created a small suite full of exciting contrasts!... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$35.00
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$5.00
Tico Tico
Zequinha de Abreu/arr. Lipton - Grand Mesa Music

Perhaps the most famous example of Brazilian Choro music, this piece is made accessible to high school players in this sterling arrangement featuring a whistle and a section that uses strings as percussion... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$8.00
Today
Robert Gardner - Highland/Etling Publishing

An intense, up-tempo piece in a power rock style, similar to the Ramones, Green Day, or the Foo Fighters that students will enjoy performing because it utilizes an aggressive style that is fun to perform, and... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Tumbleweed Blues
George T. Frueh - Kendor Music, Inc.

This western style blues original lets young groups experience the fun of playing swing style. It features easy but effective rhythmic patterns and offers the perfect opportunity to share the history of the... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
VEVery Easy
$6.00
Turkey Season
Lorie Gruneisen - Kendor Music, Inc.

Based on the traditional fiddle tune Turkey In The Straw, this little ditty is always in season. Frequent passages of tuneful harmonies alternating with unison parts make it very accessible for... view details

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
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VEVery Easy
$6.00
Una Noche Caliente
Ed Zunic - Latham Music Ltd

This original tango enchants performers and audiences! From its accentuated descending tremolos, to its subtle cello feature over lyrical pizzicato upper strings, this is a cool way to teach smooth shifting... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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MEMedium Easy
$6.00
Viola Hero
Stephen Bulla - Hal Leonard Corporation

Build the violas' morale, confidence and musicianship! It's time for those inner part specialists to have their moment in the spotlight, featured here on a hard-driving groove that rocks the house. Let each... view details

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EEasy
$40.00
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Vivaldi's Autumn Seasonings
Antonio Vivaldi / Deborah Baker Monday - Neil A Kjos Music Co

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VEVery Easy
$52.00
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VEVery Easy
$7.00
Walking Basses
Merle Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

Merle Isaac's jazzy number featuring pizzicato basses has been a customer favorite for many years! This simple and playable tune is one of the earliest jazz string numbers for students available today.   ... view details

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EEasy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
EEasy
$48.00
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EEasy
$6.00
Waltz of the Wicked
Kirt N. Mosier - Wingert-Jones Publications

This wild piece calls for violins and violas to use a one-finger glissando, creating a very eerie effect.  Cellos will get to strum three-note chords with their thumb while canonic passages make your group... view details

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MMedium
$50.00
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MMedium
$7.00