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African Adventure
Robert Sheldon - Alfred Music Publishing

When it comes time to celebrate the musical colors of Africa, combine forces with your string group and percussion ensemble on this stylish concert work for the developing ensemble. Repetitive rhythms and a... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Arabian Dreams
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Here's a thrilling musical journey that fires the imagination and evokes images such as those in the "1001 Arabian Nights!"  Set as one continuous work, the music moves from the exotic sounds of a fiery... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$45.00
Full Score 
$5.00
Bezhit Reka (The River Runs)
arr. Marsha Chusmir Shapiro - TRN Music Pub. Co.

This work, translated as "the River Flows," has a haunting melody with lush, flowing lines.  Each instrument has the opportunity to play a "singable" melodic line.   ... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$50.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$10.00
Catalonian Song
arr. Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

This beautiful, traditional Catalonian song is a folk carol and is also quite popular with classical guitarists. Folk-like melodies weave through unexpected harmonies to give this piece a joyous, yet... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Celtic Dance
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Young string players will love getting a hold of this playable original dance in the Celtic style. Written in E dorian mode, the work uses only the notes of a one-octave D major scale, and makes a fine... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Cielito Lindo
arr. Jorge L. Vargas/ed. Law - Grand Mesa Music

This may be the quintessential arrangement of this popular tune for string orchestra.  In his first published string work, Vargas has given all parts interesting material in a quasi-contrapuntal sound... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Dalarnian Melody (Gammal Fabodpsalm Dalarna)
arr. Robert Sieving - Highland/Etling Publishing

This Swedish melody evokes the northern character of many Scandinavian folk songs. Violins, violas and cellos share the melody, and a violin solo offers opportunity for a more advanced player to shine. ... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Danza Latina
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

The ultimate in performance flexibility: you can feature a violinist or violist at the advanced level, or the easy level!  Written for a professional Venezuelan-born violist, this work draws inspiration from... view details

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String Orchestra Violin or Viola
EEasy
$60.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
De Colores
arr. Douglas E. Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Offering variety and multicultural flavor, this upbeat and joyous folk song will be at home on any concert program. Though scored for less-experienced players, there is a remarkable fullness and sophistication... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
VEVery Easy
$6.00
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
Dotonbori Dash
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

This work illustrates an adventurous chase through the Dotonbori Market, a lively and colorful marketplace in Osaka, Japan.  As the caper traverses in and out of doorways and through packed crowds, each... view details

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String Orchestra 
ME-MMedium Easy-Medium
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Ear Igami
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Ear-igami is a fascinating musical tribute to the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. Instead of a bow, each performer uses a piece of paper to make sounds and to "play" their instrument. Your... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Erin Isle Sketches (Banna Strand, Cockles and Mussels, The Minstrel Boy)
arr. Elliot Del Borgo - C Alan / McClaren Productions

Three famous Irish songs are presented in the inimitable style of Elliot Del Borgo.  Carefully written with the intention of a fullness of  sound and expressive phrasing, this has great appeal to both player... view details

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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$60.00
Additional Score 
$12.00
Fantasia Espanola
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Soon Hee Newbold explores the world of Spanish music with fiery results!  Syncopated rhythms propel the passionate melodies which pass from one section to another, while pizzicato and col legno bowing create... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$50.00
Additional Score 
MMedium
$5.00
Fantasia on a Theme from Thailand
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This captivating work is a set of variations on the Pong Lang Dance, one of Thailand's most popular melodies. The pong lang is a suspended vertical wooden xylophone whose keys are arranged upside... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Fantasy on a Japanese Folk Song
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

The haunting Sakura melody moves through stunning and beautiful transformations in this musical fantasy before finally coming to rest. Tonal centers switch between minor and major as traditional... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Hava Naglia
David Bobrowitz/ed. Law - Grand Mesa Music

This authentic and energetic arrangement of the Hebrew folk song uses a solo quintet and percussion instruments to expand the palette of the traditional string orchestra. Percussion instruments used include... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$60.00
Additional Score 
$8.00
Isma'a (Listen)
Leanne Darling - Alfred Music Publishing

A change of pace for the orchestra looking for something exotic, a medley of songs and dance tunes in the Middle Eastern style.  The violas, cellos and basses handle interesting rhythmic patterns while the... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$47.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$47.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Japanese Lullaby
Keiko Yamada - Carl Fischer LLC

This dramatic music is based on an authentic Japanese folk song Mori no Fukuro (The Forest Owl). This pensive and beautiful tune becomes the inspiration for a truly unique arrangement. Textures change... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$50.00
Additional Score 
$6.50
Jasmine Flower
arr. Douglas Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here is a very beautiful setting of the traditional Chinese folk song Molihua. This tune is a vital part of Chinese New Year celebrations and was featured at the 2004 Summer Olympics. The soothing... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Korean Folk Song Variants (Arirang)
arr. Elliot Del Borgo - Neil A Kjos Music Co

This best-known Korean folksong takes on a new life in this delightful work! Based on the pentatonic scale, the melody is taken through a series of beautiful, reflective and triumphal variations. It will be... view details

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String Orchestra 
EEasy
$48.00
Full Score 
$6.00
Krambambuli
arr. Sandra Dackow - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

An old silly song, this tune should be performed with the feeling of a rowdy party! Every section has well-written parts that will provide plenty of learning opportunities. A fun, light addition to any... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
MEMedium Easy
$6.00
A Little Stream
Albert Wang - Highland/Etling Publishing

One of the most well known folk songs of China, yet less well known elsewhere, this piece describes the beauty of a stream as it moves across the terrain, flowing quickly, flowing slowly, moving quietly and... view details

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String Orchestra 
MMedium
$48.00
String Orchestra e-Print
MMedium
$48.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Meadowlands (Russian Folk Song)
arr. David Bobrowitz - Ludwig-Masters Publications

This quintessential Russian folksong brings the steppes and plains of the world's biggest country into your concert hall. The dark, forceful tune conjures images of forests, peasant villages and Siberian... view details

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String Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00