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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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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 -

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
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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$9.00
Boreas Boreas (The Cold North Wind)
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

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$9.00
Forever Joyful! Forever Joyful!
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Inspired by pure joy, this work explores uplifting and lighthearted emotions. The music has a constant rhythmic pulse that gently interacts with graceful melodic lines and countermelodies. Engaging

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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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
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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Lullaby to the Moon Lullaby to the Moon
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Many fictional works portray the moon as a living being, alone in space while looking at the Earth. This lullaby honors this "living moon," portraying various emotions including the loneliness of watching

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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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
Medieval Wars Medieval Wars
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

This could be the high point of your concert!  The dark opening sets the stage for the entry of the knights, who ride into the stadium with a noble theme over pulsating lower strings.  As the tournament... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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Legends of Glory Legends of Glory
Kathryn Griesinger - Wingert-Jones Publications

As ancient voices recall tales of forgotten glory, a sacred moment of reflection gives way to a stormy battle in the cello and bass section, building to a victorious key change to A minor. With just a

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MEMedium 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 like a xylophone with its wooden keys suspended vertically on

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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$7.00
The Code The Code
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

Like the underscore of an international spy movie, this piece promises drama from the opening bar. The evocative harmonies, plus tight moving lines and syncopated rhythms, immediately catch the ear. Pulsating... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$6.50
Creatures Creatures
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

It's great for year-round use, but would be especially scary at Halloween.  The composer describes it as "a dark and sinister night full of strange happenings and ghoulish encounters."  Opening

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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Swashbucklers Saga Swashbucklers Saga
Chris Thomas - FJH Music Company Inc

In a classic pirate jig style, this music explores 6/8 meter with brisk marcato bowings. A contrasting romantic lyrical section features soaring melodies amid lush harmonies before the energetic jig

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MEMedium Easy
$60.00
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$5.00
Fantasia on an Original Theme Fantasia on an Original Theme
Joseph Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

This is a poignant and distinctively Irish-flavored fantasia in a cantabile style. Violists will love the opening soli introduction that is quite beautiful. A very nice piece at the intermediate level.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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Afterburn Afterburn
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Take a deep breath and feel the rush of this intense original! The manageable note range for young players is kicked into higher gear with pulsating rhythms and cool meter tricks. Hold on tight - it's sure to... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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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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$10.00
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 or Full Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$59.00
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$8.00
Mythos Mythos
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Soon Hee Newbold's music has sparked the imaginations of string players and audiences alike. In this work, three sections. Once Upon A Time; Fantasy; and, Final Victory are performed without... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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The Gift The Gift
William Hofeldt - Opus One Publications

An original "Aria" for string orchestra, The Gift allows you to work on expression and sustained playing and contains some extremely beautiful chromatic passages!... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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$6.00
The Dance of Iscariot The Dance of Iscariot
Kirt N. Mosier - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

A rhythmically-charged composition for students. All parts playable in first position.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$48.00
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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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$6.00
A Little Mischief Music A Little Mischief Music
Chris Thomas - FJH Music Company Inc

Tell a colorful story that conjures images of wicked forest gnomes, devious pixies, and all things sneaky. This piece is influenced by dark Russian fairy tales and folk songs. It will be a quirky and fun

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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$5.00