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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
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
Boreas Boreas
Todd Parrish - Highland/Etling Publishing

In Greek mythology, Boreas is the cold, north wind, making this piece a great addition to any winter concert! The mysterious opening leads to an exciting finale. Students will experience spiccato... view details

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$9.00
Conquistador Conquistador
Deborah Baker Monday - Alfred Music Publishing

A dramatic work with a hint of romance, Conquistador! depicts the life and adventures of the Spanish explorers. Rhythmic motives in A minor provide a glimpse into life on the trail, and the softer,... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$62.00
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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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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
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El Toro El Toro
Don 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.

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EEasy
$62.00
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City of Steel City of Steel
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Brooding melodies that rise like mist over dark, churning chords give way to a warm, yearning section, returning for a rousing finish. The lush, romantic sound and the dramatic expressiveness thrill while... view details

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MMedium
$56.00
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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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Blue Rhythmico Blue Rhythmico
Kirt N. Mosier - Wingert-Jones Publications

Like the title implies, there's a powerful rhythm and some jazzy blue notes, nothing subtle here!  This original uses guitar-like riffs and a driving ostinato bass line in the low strings to build up to a... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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Ghosts of Brandenburg 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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MAMedium-Advanced
$62.00
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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
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Rosin Eating Zombies from Outer Space Rosin Eating Zombies from Outer Space
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Don't miss this! If there is one piece your developing orchestra will love rehearsing and performing, it's this one! This programmatic piece spins a tale of mayhem and mischief as the rosin eating zombies... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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Across the Wind Across the Wind
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Thrilling melodies swoop and soar over bristling ostinatos in this exciting concert overture in F Major. With a triumphant style and dramatic range of emotions, players will enjoy performing this piece. Many... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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Joust Joust
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

This simple, yet mature-sounding piece is sure to spark your students' imagination, taking them back to the exciting jousting tournaments of medieval times. Driving eighth notes, minor and modal harmonies,... view details

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EEasy
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Iroquois Journey Iroquois Journey
Doug Spata - Highland/Etling Publishing

Driving ostinatos beat a steady 3/4 rhythm under the steadfast melodies in this vivid musical adventure featuring violas and cellos. A wide dynamic range and the extreme ranges of the instruments are used... view details

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EEasy
$49.00
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Rustic Dance Rustic Dance
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

This delightful work for beginning string orchestra uses only a one-octave D Major scale plus open strings to evoke the spirit of a lively country dance. The interplay between forte and piano provides practice... view details
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BBeginning
$46.00
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Adventures on Bainbridge Island Adventures on Bainbridge Island
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

This descriptive work stunningly depicts the beauty of Bainbridge Island located in the Puget Sound in Washington state. It has a "made-in-America" spirit and sound, merging the simplicity of folk song-like... view details

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MMedium
$55.00
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$7.00
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
Dark Adventure Dark Adventure
Ralph Ford - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

It's ghostly! It's creepy! Your orchestra will love it! From the driving opening motives to the quirky gypsy-sounding theme, this is haunted-house music at its best! You can play this with either full or... view details
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String Orch or Full Orch 
MEMedium Easy
$59.00
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$8.00
Aeolian Rock Aeolian Rock
Jeffrey Frizzi - Kendor Music, Inc.

This fun-loving original is guaranteed to motivate beginning string players by highlighting the strengths of every section. Unison cellos and basses start off with an 8-bar groove in A minor before upper... view details

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Fantasia on a Theme from Thailand 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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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
Of Glorious Plumage Of Glorious Plumage
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Using the lush and modal harmonies associated with the Impressionistic period, Of Glorious Plumage depicts birds both at rest and in flight. There are no "bird calls" heard here, rather a variety of... view details
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MAMedium-Advanced
$56.00
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Jasmine Flower 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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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00