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Dinosaur Dig Dinosaur Dig
Susan H. Day - Highland/Etling Publishing

Stir the imagination looking for dinosaur bones with the curious melodies in this kid-friendly piece! A great teaching piece as well, with easy rhythms, lifts, accents, one optional high 3rd finger in the

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VEVery Easy
$49.00
Additional Score 
$9.00
Doodle Variants Doodle Variants
arr. Bob Lipton/ed. Law - Grand Mesa Music

Your students will be experts in mixed meter once they've played these original variations on Yankee Doodle! After stating the theme, the unique variations come in five, six, seven and fifteen beats per... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.00
Dos Fuegos Dos Fuegos
Robert Sieving - Alfred Music Publishing

Dos Fuegos is Spanish for two fires, and the Spanish flavor comes through in this dramatic work. The descending bass line drives the bold, Latin romanticism of the melody in the upper strings. This is a great... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$9.00
Double Fun Double Fun
John O'Neill - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Scored for two soloists with string orchestra, this happy song is a rollicking romp of pure enjoyment. Conceived for two horns, the set comes with optional parts for a variety of instruments so you can use... view details
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EEasy
$48.00
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$6.00
Double Trouble Double Trouble
Lauren Bernofsky - FJH Music Company Inc

Here's a punchy teaching tune to make the key of D come to life! All the voices have fun with the edgy and rhythmic eighth note "double trouble" motif. Emphasis on accents and tight ensemble playing will make... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$40.00
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$5.00
Down at the Farm Down at the Farm
Traditional/arr. James K. Taylor - Grand Mesa Music

Contains two old fiddle tunes named Rakes of Mallow and Red Wing. The arranger has created a fun musical environment that has lots of unexpected tunes and touches popping up throughout the

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MMedium
$50.00
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$8.00
Doxology Overture Doxology Overture (Guitar Solo with String Orchestra)
Ric Flauding - Flauding Music

"Nice piece, Ric! Your treatment of the old tune was refreshing." - Larry Shackley: Lorenz Publishing."Ric, I listened to the Doxology Overture. Really nice!". - Richard Williamson: Conductor.... view details
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String Orchestra with guitar solo
MMedium
$35.00
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$5.00
Dramatica for Lead Guitar and String Orchestra Dramatica for Lead Guitar and String Orchestra
Paul Barker - Paul Barker

"Dramatica" is an explosion of emotional harmonies with a dramatic, heart-warming melodic theme performed by the Electric Lead Guitar. The score also includes optional Piano/Keyboard and Guitar chords.... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$35.00
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$7.99
Ear Igami Ear Igami
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing

Ear-igami is a fascinating musical tribute to the ancient Japanese art of paper folding. Instead of a bow, each performer uses a piece of paper to make sounds and to "play" their instrument. Your... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$56.00
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$7.00
El Gato Pizzicato El Gato Pizzicato
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Imaginations will run wild during this charming Spanish salute to cats, as you set the mood with glissando "meows", threatening "hisses," and an enthusiastic visit from a dog. A great way to introduce shifting... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Required 
EEasy
$46.00
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$6.00
El Mango Tango El Mango Tango
Gary Fletcher / Andy Clark - Arco String Publications

An entertaining pizzicato piece that is totally cool! Lots of easy syncopation and it includes optional snare drum and piano parts. Fun for the whole group!

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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional opt. snare drum and piano
MEMedium Easy
$40.00
Additional Score 
$6.00
Entry of the Tumblers Entry of the Tumblers
Elliot Del Borgo - Carl Fischer LLC

An ideal piece for early string orchestra!  Although it can be played by any student who has learned the D scale, Del Borgo's creative composing makes it sound much harder than it is.  Thanks to some contrary... view details
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BBeginning
$45.00
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$6.00
Fancy Fiddles Fancy Fiddles
arr. Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

This skillful arrangement is based on the American square dance tune, Come Dance, Josey. Mark Williams has simplified the rhythms but preserved the vitality and energy of a good old-fashioned square... view details
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VEVery Easy
$48.00
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$9.00
Feel The Spirit Feel The Spirit
Traditional / Marsha Chusmir Shapiro - Imagine Music Publishing

Feel the Spirit is an arrangement of four pre-Civil War spirituals which were sung by slaves in America. These wereChristian songs which described Bible stories ("Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho") or about... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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$10.00
Fiddle Faddle Fiddle Faddle (Score and Parts)
Leroy Anderson - Edwin F. Kalmus

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MAMedium-Advanced
$45.00
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$15.00
Fiddle Faddle Fiddle Faddle
Leroy Anderson/arr. Bullock - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

The soloist sizzles!  The orchestra supports;  and the result is a first-class musical experience.  Using the exact pitches of the original, but using string orchestra instead of full, this piece provides a... view details
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String Orchestra Violin, viola, or Cello Solo w/Orch
MMedium
$64.00
Additional Score 
$11.00
Fiddle Faddle Hoedown Fiddle Faddle Hoedown
Thom Sharp - Ludwig-Masters Publications

Your first-years will fiddle their hearts out during this foot-stomper. This selection focuses on repeated 16th note patterns at a quick tempo, building confidence through lots of unison playing. Get out your... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$6.00
Fiddle-me-oo-re-i-re-a Fiddle-me-oo-re-i-re-a (Working on the Railroad)
arr. Virginia Croft - Carl Fischer LLC

Get ready to do some Irish dancing, because you won't be able to keep your feet still when you hear this lively piece! Based on the tune Working on the Railroad, this Irish folksong setting is jaunty... view details
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EEasy
$50.00
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$6.50
Fiddler's Hoedown Fiddler's Hoedown
arr. Robert Gillespie - Hal Leonard Corporation

Everyone knows young string players love that fiddle sound, and this fun piece based on Boil Them Cabbage Down will motivate all your students! It's very, very easy to play, suitable for students who... view details
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String Orchestra 
BBeginning
$30.00
Additional Score 
$3.00
Fiddler's Stroll Fiddler's Stroll
Bud Woodruff - Neil A. Kjos Music Company

A perfect novelty selection for concerts, recruitment programs, fundraisers, and more! Students will have a blast with this one. No shifting or position work required.

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MMedium
$48.00
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$7.00
Fiddlers Ahoy Fiddlers Ahoy
Stephen Chin - Everything String

A nautical theme right from the start! You can feel the swell of the waves in the violas and cellos. Sea breezes are played by the seconds using easy open string crossings. The main theme is energetically

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EEasy
$52.00
Additional Score 
$5.00
Fiddlers Stew Fiddlers Stew
MEYER - Alfred Music Publishing

This irresistible selection of famous fiddle tunes and folk melodies blended with percussion and sound effects is a perfect program ice-breaker or encore. 'Kid-tested' with his own groups by award-winning... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$60.00
String Orchestra 
$6.00
Fiddles on Fire Fiddles on Fire
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Rosin up the bow, call out the Fire Department, and let's go! This thrilling work is a modal display of beginning virtuosity that takes full advantage of that open fifth "fiddle sound." You'll have parents

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EEasy
$46.00
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$8.00
Fiddlin' with the Classics Fiddlin' with the Classics
Deborah Baker Monday - FJH Music Company Inc

Where will you find Lil' Liza Jane next to George Frideric Handel? In this classy clutch of classics commingled with fiddle favorites! Beloved themes from Mozart and Beethoven are layered and... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
Additional Score 
$5.00