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Celtic Suite Celtic Suite
Traditional/arr. Kathy L. Fishburn - Wingert-Jones Publications

Two beautiful folk melodies in the graceful style of Celtic music. Including Bonnie Doon and The Minstrel Boy, contrasts between the movements make this an interesting concert and festival

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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Chumbara Chumbara
arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Wingert-Jones Publications

This traditional folksong from Quebec is remarkably similar to the famous Can-Can. Played at a lively tempo, this tune takes all your players up and down the D scale, gives each section a chance to... view details
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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
Down in Yon Forest Down in Yon Forest
arr. Brendan McBrien - Wingert-Jones Publications

This arrangement of a haunting English folk song exquisitely enhances the melody's beauty, adorning it with characteristic string colors, along with piano and bell timbres. The result is a breathtaking... view details
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String Orchestra Piano and Bells Required
MMedium
$50.00
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$7.00
Drowsy Maggie Drowsy Maggie
Traditional/arr. Deborah Baker Monday - Wingert-Jones Publications

This traditional Irish tune is at the top of most fiddle players' favorites lists. It has lots of musical interest because of the two contrasting sections. The first section, in E dorian, has

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EEasy
$45.00
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$6.00
El Condor Pasa El Condor Pasa
Daniel Alomia Robles/arr. Janelle Zook Cunalata - Wingert-Jones Publications

Diversify your concert program with this captivating arrangement based on the 1913 Peruvian melody and inspired by traditional Andean mountain music. This arrangement will interest your students as it

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MEMedium Easy
$47.00
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$6.00
Finnish Folk Song Suite Finnish Folk Song Suite
Traditional/arr. Francis Caravella - Wingert-Jones Publications

The three songs of the Finnish Folk Song Suite were chosen for their common connection to nature. Everyone gets a chance at the melody in this collection of minor key folk songs that are

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EEasy
$47.00
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$6.00
Green Fields Green Fields
Jeffrey S. Bishop - Wingert-Jones Publications

This is sure to bring smiles of delight with its bright humor and tender melodies. From the outset everyone will be caught up and attracted to the lively and dance-like opening melody. A beautifully warm and... view details
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MMedium
$50.00
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$7.00
Irish Jig and Aire Irish Jig and Aire
arr. Ben Snoek - Wingert-Jones Publications

Drawing from rich Irish musical traditions, this setting combines well-known folk songs The Irish Washerwoman and Sheebeg, Sheemore. Your developing group will enjoy two of Irish music's best... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
The Lovat Scouts Quickstep The Lovat Scouts Quickstep
James Scott Skinner/arr. Clinesmith - Wingert-Jones Publications

Composed in the style of a Scotch reel, here is a lively quickstep march honoring Simon Fraser, the fourteenth Lord Lovat. This arrangement is a fusion of march and fiddle tune that lies perfectly under the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Northumbrian Suite Northumbrian Suite
Ian David Coleman - Wingert-Jones Publications

Folk songs have a long and mysterious history. Their origins are unknown; they have come down to us mainly through an oral tradition passed from generation to generation. Many of the folk songs we have come

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MMedium
$60.00
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$8.00
Prelude on an Early American Folk Hymn Prelude on an Early American Folk Hymn
Traditional/arr. Claude T. Smith - Wingert-Jones Publications

First published in 1984, this commemorative edition revisits the tranquil setting of the American folk hymn My Shepherd Will Supply My Need. It blends piano (or harp) with string orchestra for

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MEMedium Easy
$50.00
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$7.00
Red Pepper Red Pepper
arr. Jeffrey S. Bishop - Wingert-Jones Publications

Based on traditional Zydeco music and Cajun fiddling style, this clever arrangement passes tunes playfully from one section to another, sometimes over a pizzicato walking bass line. This top-seller is full of... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Revenge of the Red Pepper Revenge of the Red Pepper
Jeffrey Bishop - Wingert-Jones Publications

Here is the spicy sequel to the popular original Red Pepper. A lively melody gives the impression that we've just eaten chili peppers, and begin to feel the effects. A bit of swagger makes this the... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Shortnin' Bread Blues Shortnin' Bread Blues
Deborah Baker Monday - Wingert-Jones Publications

Here is a great way to introduce your young string orchestra to the blues in swing style applied to an American folk song they will already know.  The walking bass line really adds to the bluesy flavor.  A... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$5.00