With its optimistic and light sound, Wind Dancer is a great concert choice! Use your imagination and create your own story to accompany the melodic and rhythmic themes in the piece. Every section
A warm and embracing low string sound throughout provides support to this ageless ballad. The individual parts are easy to learn, with no subdivision of the beat and careful attention given to the needs of
This original work in E minor is delightfully set to allow each section to play the melody. Ending with the softness of moonlight, this one will develop ensemble performance and dynamics.
The driving rhythms and powerful harmonies of this dramatic work create a stark image of ferocious, fire-breathing dragons roaming the mountain. From the first note, this epic piece will grab the attention
Proving just how timeless and versatile Bach's music can be, themes and motifs from "Minuet in G Major" have been turned into a swashbuckling pirate adventure. Get ready to set sail with Captain Johann
This beautiful lyric work will give your students an opportunity to develop long legato bowing. The piece features lush romantic harmonies and is great for working on expression, balance, blend, and bow
This composition embraces the rich, artistic tradition of the Maya kingdom in a very playable and artistic form. It is written to make the beginning orchestra sound more experienced!
This fun little tune is in the style of a Baroque gavotte. Every section plays the melody, and the second violins often doubles the violas. The perfect piece for a first orchestra experience!
The perfect technical piece for developing tone, listening skills, string crossings, smooth bow changes, and independence. The listener will envision beautiful days at a park as melodies and dynamics move
Two themes represent the twilight before dawn or after sunset. One is energetic and full of sunshine, while the other lyrically depicts the coming night. This piece provides challenging material for all
With a bright and cheerful opening and a lyrical middle section, this patriotic work celebrates the early years of the United States and the sacrifices that secured our freedom. With no shifting except in
This original work is accessible for beginners and is designed to musically depict a large, four-hoofed animal, real or imaginary.
All sections are featured in this bouncy tango, including the cellos and basses. With romantic tension building in the middle section, you can make this one
Here is a strong choice for your next festival or concert performance! Full of energy and vitality, this contemporary, fresh-sounding selection will motivate your players and impress your audience!
Written to honor the victims of the 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting that shattered the town but not their spirit, this piece will provide the needed mood for any commemorative time or serve as an expressive
Straight from the mariachi tradition of San Antonio, this original and programmatic piece will become a favorite. The form is a Son Jalisciense and includes opportunities to practice easy syncopation.
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