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Dragonhunter Dragonhunter
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

There's a dragon on the loose (you can hear him in the bass and cello sections) and your strings are in on the hunt! The medieval-sounding excitement is all created using notes from the D scale, no slurs, and... view details
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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$8.00
Burst! Burst!
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Brian Balmages' energetic fanfare is brimming with bravado and makes the most of your first-year students' skills. Dynamic interplay with contrasting legato and detache bowing create the "burst" of energy by... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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$5.00
Lullaby Lullaby
William Hofeldt - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

Here is a work of simplicity and beauty with some contemporary harmonies. Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra on the CD Teaching Music Through Performance in Orchestra, Volume 1 -... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
Sahara Crossing 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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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
Spartacus Spartacus
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Return to the time of the Roman Empire and Spartacus! The opening signifies the harsh life of a gladiator while a fast, energetic section pays homage to his brilliance as a military tactician. Explosive... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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Gauntlet Gauntlet
Doug Spata - Alfred Music Publishing

The driving rhythmic intensity of the music is something rarely found at this level! Combine that with its darker modal sound and you get a captivating work your students will love to learn. Like music in the... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$9.00
Night Shift Night Shift
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Take a look at this driving, modal composition that's loaded with some great techniques! As the title implies, early shifting is the main focus, with pizzicato and easy 16th notes added for variety. All... view details
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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
Dramatic Essay Dramatic Essay
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

This remarkably simple, yet sophisticated sounding piece from Mark Williams allows for the development of many expressive possibilities in young players. Syncopation and spicatto are explored and developed... view details

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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
Suite for Strings Suite for Strings
John Rutter - Goodmusic

In the tradition of Britten, Holst, and Vaughan Williams before him, British composer John Rutter has composed a wonderful work for strings based on the rich legacy of folk music of the British Isles. World... view details
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String Orchestra Full Score & Set 4/4/3/4/2
AAdvanced
$41.75
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$10.00
Part Violin 1
$2.50
Part Violin 2
$2.50
Part Viola
$2.50
Part Cello
$2.50
Part Bass
$2.50
Toccatina Toccatina
William Hofeldt - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This is exceptionally nice! Very rhythmic and in a minor key, this "little toccata" is a very welcome addition to the easy string orchestra literature!... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Dragon Dances Dragon Dances
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Here's a very creative and exciting work with an exotic Far-Eastern sound. First the upper strings create anticipation with an ostinato pattern that continues as the lower strings present the main melody.... view details
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EEasy
$40.00
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Fantasy on a Japanese Folk Song 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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EEasy
$45.00
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$5.00
Lion City Lion City
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Experience the diverse cultures of Singapore (Lion City) in a whirlwind of sonorities!  From the opening harmonic glissandos to the innovative "special effects sounds"  that imitate authentic instruments such... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$5.00
October October
Eric Whitacre/arr. Paul Lavender - Hal Leonard Corporation

With his symphonic, choral, and operatic works, the continuing popularity of Eric Whitacre's dramatic and evocative music is evident in concert programming everywhere. October, one of his most... view details

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MMedium
$65.00
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$7.50
Miniature Symphony Miniature Symphony
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This brilliantly simple four-movement "symphony" is perfect for beginning string players who are just starting to read. Using only the notes of the D Major scale, each movement focuses on a distinct reading... view details

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BBeginning
$46.00
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$8.00
Gargoyles Gargoyles
Doug Spata - Alfred Music Publishing

This is one you won't want to miss. A fiery ostinato pattern in a minor mode sets the mood for this dark-sounding musical adventure. Melodic fragments pass from one section to another as the tension builds.... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$9.00
Canyon Sunset Canyon Sunset
John Caponegro - Kendor Music, Inc.

Your strings will enjoy the chance to paint this musical picture! Composer and arranger John Caponegro is well-known for his fine writing for young string players. Recorded by Michigan State University... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Wood Splitter Fanfare Wood Splitter Fanfare
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Inspired by the courage of a string player, this will immediately command your audience's attention!  A thrilling fanfare with sweeping lines, forceful rhythms, and counterpoint all in a short grade 2.5 that... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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Dreaming Dreaming
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Inspired by an image of Balmages' two boys sleeping peacefully at night, Dreaming will provide the backdrop for a scene of grace and beauty. The fluid lines and creative harmonization will make this... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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Arlington Sketches Arlington Sketches
Elliot Del Borgo - Alfred Music Publishing

This is a classic Del Borgo style piece...rhythmically exciting and harmonically rich. In addition, the contrasting middle section allows for attention to tonal development, balance and blend. A guaranteed... view details
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MMedium
$62.00
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$9.00
Appalachian Sunrise Appalachian Sunrise
Doris Gazda - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

This is an expressive depiction of the beauty of a sunrise in the Appalachian Mountains. The lush harmonies vividly convey the appreciation for nature that inspired the composer.... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Mantras Mantras
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This fascinating, contemporary original will create a level of excitement not often found at this level! Easy mixed meter, modal scales and driving syncopations combine to create an ideal concert and contest... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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$9.00
Palladio Palladio
Karl Jenkins - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc

This is the enchanting music used in the De Beers "Diamonds" commercial! Subtitled Concerto Grosso, it consists of three separate movements, each eminently attractive and using some "minimalist"... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$65.00
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$7.75
The Russian Music Box The Russian Music Box
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Here is some exquisite writing for beginning orchestra! The B minor/modal tonality brings out that melancholy Russian sound while using notes familiar to all players.   Thanks to some simple imitation, easy... view details
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BBeginning
$40.00
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$5.00