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2021 Editors' Choice Selections for String and Full Orchestra


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(You Are) Amazing Orchestra sheet music cover (You Are) Amazing Orchestra sheet music cover
(You Are) Amazing (You Are) Amazing
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc
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A beautiful, joyous melody and driving rhythms create a message of hope in this uplifting original work. Perfect for a developed middle school or high school string orchestra, this piece features simple

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1812 Overture Orchestra sheet music cover 1812 Overture Orchestra sheet music cover
1812 Overture 1812 Overture
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky/arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Kendor Music, Inc.
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This magnificent and meticulously presented arrangement includes the gorgeous opening in the original key of E-flat major, the exciting C minor imitative, and the transitional section arriving at the iconic

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The 31st Day of Oktober Orchestra sheet music cover The 31st Day of Oktober Orchestra sheet music cover
The 31st Day of Oktober The 31st Day of Oktober
Rob Grice - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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This playfully spooky original is a perfect light selection for your beginning orchestra! The catchy and eerie E minor melody utilizes simple quarter, half, and whole-note rhythms, and the minor second

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The Abandoned Funhouse Orchestra sheet music cover The Abandoned Funhouse Orchestra sheet music cover
The Abandoned Funhouse The Abandoned Funhouse
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc
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Written for the true beginner, this piece takes the listener on an eerie tour that can best be described as an unsettling experience with a touch of curiosity and anxiousness. Piano and optional celesta

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String Orchestra keyboard required - for adaptable 3-part string ensemble
Titles with MINTS information allow you to view the ranges of each part at a glance. MINTS Available
BBeginning String Orchestra
$40.00
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$5.00
Abduction from the Seraglio Orchestra sheet music cover Abduction from the Seraglio Orchestra sheet music cover
Abduction from the Seraglio Abduction from the Seraglio (Overture)
W.A. Mozart/arr. Andy Masters - Kendor Music, Inc.
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Experience the thrill of playing an authentic Mozart opera overture while developing spiccato, tremolo, and hooked bowing technique as well as left-hand extensions through multiple key centers. Optional

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Acidic Acidic
Tyler Arcari - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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Great for contest, this driving piece is sure to keep your students motivated. Cinematic orchestra hits and biting rhythms make for a fun experience, while lyrical contrast in the B section is perfect for

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$45.00
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$6.00
Air for Buenos Aires Orchestra sheet music cover Air for Buenos Aires Orchestra sheet music cover
Air for Buenos Aires Air for Buenos Aires
Chris Thomas - FJH Music Company Inc
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Feature a guitar soloist or any member of the orchestra (or even a combination of players!). This work paints a portrait of a sleepy, late night in Brazil as a lone tango dancer walks the streets. Every

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$60.00
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Allegro Presto from Symphony No. 2 Orchestra sheet music cover Allegro Presto from Symphony No. 2 Orchestra sheet music cover
Allegro Presto from Symphony No. 2 Allegro Presto from Symphony No. 2
Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges/arr. Deborah Baker Monday - FJH Music Company Inc
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Spotlight one of the first known classical composers of African ancestry with this incredible arrangement showcasing the music of Bologne, a Black contemporary of Mozart. Developing string players will be

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America the Beautiful America the Beautiful
Samuel A. Ward/arr. Jason W. Krug - Tempo Press
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Lush scoring, creative harmonies, and beautiful orchestrations come together to make this setting of one of America's most beloved songs one that audiences and players will never forget! Players are given a

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Anaconda Anaconda
Chris M. Bernotas - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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Driving rhythms, powerful melodies, light pizzicato, and sharp dynamic contrasts capture both the power and stealth of the anaconda in this great original work! Perfect for practicing scale technique,

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String Orchestra Flexible
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Angels in the Halls Orchestra sheet music cover Angels in the Halls Orchestra sheet music cover
Angels in the Halls Angels in the Halls (Angels We Have Heard on High/Deck the Halls - Flexcel Concert Works)
arr. Matthew R. Putnam - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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The holiday season is a time of joy, merriment, excitement, and traditions. One such time-honored tradition is the holiday string concert, which is often the debut performance for young musicians. This

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$45.00
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$7.00
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Apocalyptic Apocalyptic (Finale from Symphony No. 8)
Anton Bruckner/arr. Kirk Moss - Carl Fischer LLC
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All the power and force of the Finale of Bruckner's Eighth Symphony is masterfully captured in this authentic and first-ever arrangement for string orchestra. Mature players will have the

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
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$60.00
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$9.00
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Arcana Arcana
Doug Spata - Wingert-Jones Publications
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The term arcana means secrets or mysteries. This energizing original work is a nonstop thrill ride that makes you feel like you are on a quest to uncover the mysteries of the unknown. Soft

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The Ash Grove The Ash Grove
arr. Jim Palmer - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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A gorgeous arrangement of this traditional Welsh folk song. A variety of orchestration techniques including pizzicato, rich harmonies, sweeping dynamics, tempo and key changes, and beautiful counterlines

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Atlantis Atlantis
Todd Parrish - Carl Fischer LLC
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An exciting journey through Atlantis awaits students in this original composition using notes of the B natural minor scale. Using only the notes and rhythms learned in the first year of study, this work is

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$48.00
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Beyond the Horizon Beyond the Horizon
Bud Woodruff - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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A feeling of adventure and new beginnings is conveyed in this lively original work that is written in the style of a reel. Young players will have the opportunity to be introduced to cut time as well as

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$50.00
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Bingo Bingo
Ethan Epple - LudwigMasters Publications
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With the fun addition of "woofs" and percussion to spell out B-I-N-G-O, this arrangement strengthens the counting and note-reading skills of your beginning ensemble.

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$40.00
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Blinding Lights Blinding Lights
The Weeknd
arr. Michael Kamuf - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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A toe-tapping and engaging arrangement of the hit song by The Weeknd. This piece is the perfect vehicle to reinforce syncopation while having fun! The infectious groove will make this a favorite of students

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$55.00
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Blue Ridge Reel Blue Ridge Reel (Full Flex - for adaptable string ensemble)
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc
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This musical homage to the Blue Ridge Mountains is fully adaptable for flexible string orchestra and will be an instant hit! Written in the style of an Irish reel, this work reflects the influences of

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$45.00
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Blue Ridge Reel Multi Media Video - Digital or Audio with Synchronization Software link Multi Media Video 
$50.00
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Brave Fires Brave Fires
Caryn Neidhold - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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This heroic original work for young orchestra is a salute to the families affected by the devastating forest fires in the northern regions of Nevada and California. An optional drum set part and minor key

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Breakbeat Breakbeat
Doug Spata - Wingert-Jones Publications
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A driving tempo, energizing rhythms, foot stomps, handclaps, and terse dynamics make this a thrilling yet highly playable work for beginning string orchestras. Unison rhythms greatly enhance the intensity.

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Christmas Corral Orchestra sheet music cover Christmas Corral Orchestra sheet music cover
Christmas Corral Christmas Corral
Traditional/arr. Susan H. Day - Wingert-Jones Publications
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This creative setting of Jolly Old St. Nicholas and Jingle Bells for beginning string orchestra will make you feel like you are sitting around the campfire having a yuletide

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Christmas Grace Christmas Grace
arr. Larry Clark - Excelcia Music Publishing, LLC
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Intertwining folk songs and Christmas carols gives this piece a unique voice! Great for expressive playing. Also reinforces dotted quarter-note/eighth-note rhythms as well as low second finger. Perfect for

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Circle of Rhythm Orchestra sheet music cover Circle of Rhythm Orchestra sheet music cover
Circle of Rhythm Circle of Rhythm
Reynard Burns - Wingert-Jones Publications
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Inspired by the rhythms and melodies of African culture, this inspiring original work features melodies built around a four-bar rhythmic motif. Perfect for teaching varying rhythm patterns to the young

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