The stunning soundtrack to one of the most popular video games is now available for your intermediate string orchestra. Michael Story's powerful arrangement contains four of the most memorable themes
The '80s had a sound of its own, and this medley captures it! Remember big hair and big hits as you play Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now; Words Get in the Way and If I Could Turn Back Time.
This playable arrangement of the early Tran-Siberian Orchestra Christmas tune will rock the stage at any winter concert! An optional electric violin part provides the perfect spot to feature an electric
The all-girl band Fifth Harmony had a huge hit with this infectious pop tune. Work from Home has a great hook, and the arrangement has a lot of appeal for both your students and your audience!
Enjoy the fantasy and thrills of the latest adventures from J.K. Rowling in this delightful setting that is perfect for strings. Very simple, elegant, and beautiful, this is also a great piece to work
From the original soundtrack by Christopher Tin for Offworld Trading Company, a game that pits financial strategy, instead of weaponry and mythical beasts, against the opposing forces. The darting
Classic jazz, yes jazz, that your orchestra can play! Take Five is the quintessential piece for teaching 5/4 time. This arrangement has contrasting textures, both unison pizzicato (cello an octave
The movie series returned in the summer of 2016. Here is the timeless theme in a rockin' new arrangement for your young string orchestra. Who ya gonna call? ... Ghostbusters!
Go big and get your audience excited with this bright and energetic sing-along hit. American Authors, an indie rock band based in Brooklyn, New York, wrote Go Big or Go Home, a Top 20 hit on
Get your strings rocking with this sure-fire alternative dance song. Written by one of the Jonas Brothers with others and performed by DNCE, an American pop rock band, Cake by the Ocean is fun,
One of the biggest hits of 2015 and the winner of the Grammy for Record of the Year in 2016, this funky melody will be a blast! Enjoy the infectious groove of the original tune as covered by Barrage 8.
Winner of the Grammy for Record of the Year, this funky offering is playable by your young to intermediate string orchestra. This effective arrangement simplifies many of the rhythms while maintaining the
Mel Brooks' "Young Frankenstein" has achieved iconic status in the "best comedy films of all time" category. The heartrending theme from the movie is perfect for your fall concert or anytime throughout the
Celebrate the heroes! This stunning medley includes music from many of the Star Wars films. It features Star Wars (Main Title); Luke and Leia; Battle of the Heroes; Han Solo and the Princess and
This catchy hit tune from indie rock band Walk the Moon features each section of the orchestra while capturing all the spirit of the original tune. A very playable arrangement with optional cello solo, hand
Enchant audiences with Vitamin String Quartet's breathtaking rendition of the hit ballad from the motion picture and Broadway production "Once."
A true joy to perform and to hear, this classic piece is perfectly set for strings with optional percussion. All the highlights are included in just over four minutes.
This catchy hit is very playable for your young string orchestra. It's pure fun and a great piece to reinforce the use of high and low second fingers for your violinists and violists.
As performed by Trans-Siberian Orchestra, this playable arrangement will rock the stage at any concert! Students will love this energetic setting of classic Beethoven. An optional electric violin part
Electrify audiences with the Vitamin String Quartet's hard-charging, triumphant take on Muse's modern rock classic.
Taking the audience and orchestra on an unforgettable journey, this musical theater-style medley offers delightful rhythmic and harmonic coloring.
Lead your orchestra to stellar new heights with the Vitamin String Quartet's sweeping rendition of this blockbuster modern rock ballad originally performed by Aerosmith.
Finally! This long-awaited alternative rock hit has been arranged for string orchestra and drumset. It retains all the power and beauty of the original, timeless song while giving all sections interesting
Challenge your ensemble and build technique with the syncopated rhythms that are so typical of pop music. Rock it out with the addition of drums and electric bass for great effect!
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