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Storm Storm
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

This dynamic and riveting work depicts an ancient battle scene or ferocious weather system. A lyrical melody contrasts with an intense rhythmic groove complete with optional percussion. A great work to

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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$5.00
A Beethoven Lullaby A Beethoven Lullaby
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Beethoven's normally thunderous Ode to Joy dons a dreamy mantle in this delicate arrangement by Brian Balmages. Each string section softly adds its own voice to contemporary variations that blossom into... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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Dragon Slayer Dragon Slayer
Rob Grice - FJH Music Company Inc

This exciting musical adventure is set in E minor and uses only 6 notes.  It is rhythmic and offers optional percussion and mild dissonance to complete the dark, medieval sound.  Sure to be a favorite at your... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
VEVery Easy
$40.00
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Velocity Velocity
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Energize your performers and audience with this powerful, dynamic work. Opening in rhythmic unison, the piece quickly projects blocks of sound and a flurry of rhythmic activity. The musical texture comes

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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Pepperoni Pizza Rock Pepperoni Pizza Rock
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

A mouth-watering teaching piece that introduces common rhythmic phrases and a little improvisation (complete with guide notes)! Doubled voices and simple optional drum set make a comfortable groove for... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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Jasmine Flower Jasmine Flower
arr. Douglas Wagner - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

Here is a very beautiful setting of the traditional Chinese folk song Molihua. This tune is a vital part of Chinese New Year celebrations and was featured at the 2004 Summer Olympics. The soothing... view details
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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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$6.00
Honor and Glory Honor and Glory
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Dedicated to the brave men and women who risk their lives to protect others and serve in the name of freedom, Honor and Glory has bold and majestic themes throughout. The lyrical melody soars over the... view details
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Medieval Kings Medieval Kings
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

A majestic masterpiece for beginning-level strings! Medieval Kings boasts bold, open-5th intervals, terraced dynamics, and prominent parts for lower strings. Truly a feast for players, and sure to... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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Antagonist Antagonist
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

In every great story there is always an antagonist, the character whose opposing force is central to the success of the story.  This concept has been applied to music in this selection for string orchestra.... view details
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Gaelic Castle Gaelic Castle
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc

Opening with the powerful sound of open 5ths, this work transports the listener back to ancient times and life in a magnificent castle.  Experience the festivals and celebrations that would often occur as the... view details
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Sword Dance Sword Dance
Thoinot Arbeau / arr. Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing

Here's an exciting work with a high-energy Renaissance sound. Using easy double stops, drones and pizzicato make this a fun adventure for your strings. There's even an easy "call and response" passage between... view details
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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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Sailors Song Sailors Song
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

This vigorous original uses only the open strings and the first notes learned on the D and A strings to make your beginning string players play out more confidently and musically! It has a rugged, modal sound... view details
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Attack! Attack!
Jeffrey Frizzi - Kendor Music, Inc.

The dark sound of D minor is paired with aggressive, repeated down bow strokes to create a mood of impending doom for beginning string groups. A great way for teaching low 2nd finger, double stops and B flats,... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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Celtic Dance Celtic Dance
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

Young string players will love getting a hold of this playable original dance in the Celtic style. Written in E dorian mode, the work uses only the notes of a one-octave D major scale, and makes a fine... view details
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Star Dancer Star Dancer
Mark Williams - Alfred Music Publishing

A bold, contemporary sound marks this excellent piece from Mark Williams. Written in a modal style, Star Dancer offers opportunities to work on various beginning string techniques. Important lines

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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Aeolian Rock Aeolian Rock
Jeffrey Frizzi - Kendor Music, Inc.

This fun-loving original is guaranteed to motivate beginning string players by highlighting the strengths of every section. Unison cellos and basses start off with an 8-bar groove in A minor before upper

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Prelude and Fugue Prelude and Fugue
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc

Written in the style of J. S. Bach, this is designed to introduce students to counterpoint without being overly demanding.  Young musicians will be able to study style and technique, and the scoring will make... view details
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VEVery Easy
$40.00
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Time Machine Time Machine
Richard Meyer - Highland/Etling Publishing

Your orchestra will have a blast working on this fun selection that introduces the time periods of music and the playing styles that go with them. As students climb aboard the time machine, they will travel

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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Adamant Adamant
Larry Clark - Carl Fischer LLC

This dramatic piece cranks right from the start! The work is set in E minor (but without any C naturals on the A string) with simple rhythms no more difficult than two repeated eighth notes. You will hear

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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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Golden Fields Golden Fields
Alan Silva - Carl Fischer LLC

Give your students the gift of this piece from movie and television composer Alan Silva. It's a wistful tune with optional piano that may be the most memorable work in your concert.  It is easy to play, yet... view details
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VEVery Easy
$48.00
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VEVery Easy
$6.00
Dance of Fire Dance of Fire
Frank J. Halferty - Kendor Music, Inc.

This energetic and refreshing original is destined to be a student favorite for years to come.  From bold, rustic sections to soft and suspense-building tremolos and pizzicatos, this piece has what it takes to... view details
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VEVery Easy
$45.00
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Concerto for Triangle Concerto for Triangle
Mike Hannickel - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's a unique way to add some fun to your program.  Staged with a featured player, this piece unfolds with numerous missed opportunities for the triangle soloist (maybe a local celebrity, like the principal,... view details
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VEVery Easy
$35.00
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Walk of the Silent Zombies Walk of the Silent Zombies
Bob Phillips - Highland/Etling Publishing

For Halloween or any scary time, this eerie, yet easy piece remains on the G, D, and A strings in first position and reinforces F natural on the D string for all instruments. Add skits and theatrics and,

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VEVery Easy
$46.00
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Raindrop Serenade Raindrop Serenade
Lauren Bernofsky - FJH Music Company Inc

This all-pizzicato work uses easy aleatoric devices to create the gentle sound of rainfall. Out of the rain emerges a simple accompaniment line that is soon joined by an endearing melody.

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