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Aftershock
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

Beginning with a bold and aggressive fanfare-type statement and a number of dramatic pauses, this forceful piece is sure to make an impact on the audience. Using two repeated eighth note patterns as the most... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Airplane
Michael Hopkins - Kendor Music, Inc.

An exciting airplane ride is depicted in this fun piece for beginning string groups.  The sections of the orchestra enter gradually and the tempo of the piece increases as the plane accelerates down the runway... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Antagonist
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

In every great story there is always an antagonist, the character whose opposing force is central to the success of the story.  This concept has been applied to music in this selection for string orchestra.... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Apollo Suite
Merle Isaac - Alfred Music Publishing

An exceptionally fine contribution to the literature for very young instrumentalists. Recorded by Michigan State University Orchestra on the CD, "Teaching Music Through Performance in Orchestra Volume... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$60.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$60.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Appalachian Hymn
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

This lyrical work was inspired by the traditional folk tunes and hymns of the Appalachians.  Using mostly a simple pentatonic scale, the warm melody evokes rustic images of  the American outdoors.  The writing... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
Armada
Victor Lopez - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Experience the thrill of the sailing of the Spanish Armada in this original composition. Using only six notes, this piece is perfect for working on balance and blend. Your beginners will sound like more... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Optional e-Print
VEVery Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Attack!
Jeffrey Frizzi - Kendor Music, Inc.

The dark sound of D minor is paired with aggressive, repeated down bow strokes to create a mood of impending doom for beginning string groups. A great way for teaching low 2nd finger, double stops and B flats,... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Attila
William Owens - FJH Music Company Inc

The mighty army of Attila the Hun is once again on the move with this aggressive, masterfully crafted work! Melodies both powerful and tender come together to create a memorable musical experience for students... view details

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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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VEVery Easy
$5.00
Backcountry Ramble
Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

Based entirely on a one-octave D Major scale, this jovial work is an ideal selection for the lighter portion of your concert. Features a fun, dance-like character, but also serves as an introduction to section... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Battle Quest
Mike Forbes - Carl Fischer LLC

Give your beginning string players a challenge with this aggressive sounding work. The thematic material is first heard in the violas as the rest of the sections play basic rhythms in 4/4, but with shifting... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$6.00
The Beast
Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Designed to musically depict a large, four-hoofed animal, real or imaginary, this original work is accessible for beginners and will make them sound like pros. 1:45... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
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VEVery Easy
$6.00
A Beethoven Lullaby
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Beethoven's normally thunderous Ode to Joy dons a dreamy mantle in this delicate arrangement by Brian Balmages. Each string section softly adds its own voice to contemporary variations that blossom into... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Bug's Ballroom
Frank J. Halferty - Kendor Music, Inc.

This original work gets your players up close and personal with the time honored classic dance suite. With its use of various bowing and pizzicato passages, blended with some foot stomps and humorous visions... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Canon Power
Bob Lipton - FJH Music Company Inc

Powerful, energetic and fun, this piece is a great vehicle to introduce students to independent playing in a simple way. Bolster confidence in each section as they each take a turn at several different... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
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VEVery Easy
$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
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$6.00
Chins and Pins
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Check out this musical conversation between the "Chins" and the "Pins!" Students will learn the roles of melody and accompaniment as the ensemble trades phrases in contrasting motion using only the notes of... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Clash of the Triads!
arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Kendor Music, Inc.

The "clash" of your favorite themes abound in this highly entertaining arrangement. Beethoven vs. Mozart is finally trampled by the favorite Can-Can. Everyone will love this classical combo of themes... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Clog Dance
Elliot Del Borgo - Kendor Music, Inc.

Super fun for first year players! Elliot really knows what beginners are capable of, and has written a piece that lets them have fun doing what they can, while really making some music! Lots of open string... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Concerto for Triangle
Mike Hannickel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a unique way to add some fun to your program.  Staged with a featured player, this piece unfolds with numerous missed opportunities for the triangle soloist (maybe a local celebrity, like the principal,... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$35.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$35.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Credo
Frank J. Halferty - Kendor Music, Inc.

This exciting original will make young groups sound well beyond their years of experience. With its dramatic accented sections, smooth flowing passages and energy-building dynamics, this piece that's built on... view details

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String Orchestra 
VEVery Easy
$42.00
String Orchestra e-Print
VEVery Easy
$42.00
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EEasy
$6.00
Curtain Up! (Complete Concert No. 1)
Brian Balmages, Laurden Bernofsky, Carrie Lane Gruselle & Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

For directors on a budget, we are pleased to offer this exciting collection of four pieces at one low price that work well as a full concert program. The set contains pieces in a variety of styles including... view details

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String Orchestra Collection
VE-EVery Easy-Easy
$100.00
Additional Score 
$18.00
DNA
Vince Gassi - Highland/Etling Publishing

The perfect code for an enjoyable and playable musical work! Everyone takes a turn playing the melody, as well as the recurring motif. Add a touch of percussion and varying dynamics to this calypso style tune,... view details

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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
VEVery Easy
$45.00
String Orchestra, Percussion Required e-Print
VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$7.00
Dance of Fire
Frank J. Halferty - Kendor Music, Inc.

This energetic and refreshing original is destined to be a student favorite for years to come.  From bold, rustic sections to soft and suspense-building tremolos and pizzicatos, this piece has what it takes to... view details

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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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VEVery Easy
$42.00
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$6.00
Daydreams
Robert Sheldon - Highland/Etling Publishing

Everyone has the pleasure of an occasional daydream where reality is set aside and happy thoughts or memories are brought to mind. It is in this spirit that this piece transports your audience to a lovely,... view details

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VEVery Easy
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VEVery Easy
$7.00