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Gargoyles
Gargoyles Gargoyles
Doug Spata - Alfred Music Publishing
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This is one you won't want to miss. A fiery ostinato pattern in a minor mode sets the mood for this dark-sounding musical adventure. Melodic fragments pass from one section to another as the tension builds.... view details
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$48.00
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This Is Halloween
This Is Halloween This Is Halloween
Danny Elfman/arr. James Kazik - Hal Leonard Corporation

From Disney and Tim Burton's hit film "The Nightmare Before Christmas," Danny Elfman's quirky, spooky tune is a terrific program choice for both Halloween and holiday-themed concerts. Students  will be

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The Abandoned Funhouse
The Abandoned Funhouse The Abandoned Funhouse
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc
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Written for the true beginner, this piece takes the listener on an eerie tour that can best be described as an unsettling experience with a touch of curiosity and anxiousness. Piano and optional celesta

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BBeginning String Orchestra
$45.00
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Incantations
Incantations Incantations
Richard Meyer - Alfred Music Publishing
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Two solo violins and a solo viola introduce this piece through a haunting, lyrical theme, which is subsequently taken up by the entire orchestra. It expands, gradually morphing into a fast and frenetic

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$56.00
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Attack of the Walking Basses
Attack of the Walking Basses Attack of the Walking Basses
Bob Phillips - Alfred Music Publishing
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Perfect for young orchestras, this Halloween bass-tacular features the entire bass section playing riffs and walking bass lines. The piece is written in first position for violins, violas, and cellos, but

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$46.00
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The Magic of Harry Potter
The Magic of Harry Potter The Magic of Harry Potter
arr. Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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Feel the magic of the entire Harry Potter saga with this medley featuring favorites from each of the eight movies. While scored for full orchestra, it is also playable by strings alone. Magical! ... view details
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String or Full Orchestra 
MEMedium Easy
$65.00
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Harry Potter Highlights
Harry Potter Highlights Harry Potter Highlights
John Williams/arr. Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
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You can't go wrong with this one! Music from a hit movie, composed by John Williams and arranged for your orchestra by Michael Story! The main themes have been wrapped up into one dynamic medley for your

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MEMedium Easy
$73.00
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Creatures
Creatures Creatures
Brian Balmages - FJH Music Company Inc
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It's great for year-round use, but would be especially scary at Halloween.  The composer describes it as "a dark and sinister night full of strange happenings and ghoulish encounters."  Opening

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The Grotto
The Grotto The Grotto
Todd Parrish - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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Especially well suited for first-year students, this dark-sounding piece will give students a mature, full sound. Written in B natural minor, it utilizes only the notes of the D major scale with easy finger

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$46.00
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Waltz of the Wicked
Waltz of the Wicked Waltz of the Wicked
Kirt N. Mosier - Wingert-Jones Publications
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This wild piece calls for violins and violas to use a one-finger glissando, creating a very eerie effect.  Cellos will get to strum three-note chords with their thumb while canonic passages make your

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The Haunted Carousel
The Haunted Carousel The Haunted Carousel
Soon Hee Newbold - FJH Music Company Inc
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This melancholy yet alluring melody conjures images of an old carousel haunted by spirits. From the eerie harmonies of the opening to the more spirited melodies that follow, this work takes listeners on a

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$55.00
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The Silver Forest
The Silver Forest The Silver Forest
Stephen Chin - Everything String

The shimmering opening sets the scene in a mythical forest covered in snow.  Here knights ride wildly through the forest wielding their swords and fighting against dark forces.   Your

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The Evil Eye and the Hideous Heart
The Evil Eye and the Hideous Heart The Evil Eye and the Hideous Heart
Alan Lee Silva - Carl Fischer LLC
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Based on the classic Edgar Allan Poe short story "The Tell-Tale Heart," this work is reminiscent of a classic Hollywood horror movie theme.  The piano and optional harp and percussion parts punctuate the... view details
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String Orchestra, Percussion Optional 
MEMedium Easy
$55.00
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$7.00
Ghostbusters
Ghostbusters Ghostbusters
Ray Parker Jr./arr. Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division

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!

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Monster Mambo
Monster Mambo Monster Mambo
Lauren Bernofsky - Wingert-Jones Publications
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Just add Latin percussion and stir for mambo magic! Highlighting the bass section at first, all sections of the orchestra pass around catchy melodies and syncopated rhythms. The set also includes Viola

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Arachnid's Lair
Arachnid's Lair Arachnid's Lair
Kirt Mosier - Carl Fischer LLC
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Though perfect for Halloween, Arachnid's Lair can be performed any time of year. The dark, subtle introduction with molto crescendos and decrescendos hint at the sinister plan an arachnid has for

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Dark Adventure
Dark Adventure Dark Adventure
Ralph Ford - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
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It's ghostly! It's creepy! Your orchestra will love it! From the driving opening motives to the quirky gypsy-sounding theme, this is haunted-house music at its best! You can play this with either full or... view details
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MEMedium Easy
$59.00
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$8.00
Zombie Dance
Zombie Dance Zombie Dance
Michael Story - Alfred Publishing Belwin Division
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Zombies are everywhere these days - at least in songs, movies, and on TV! This original piece is a tip of the hat to the wildly popular sci-fi craze. Written for first year orchestra students, Zombie

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$42.00
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Hidden Passages
Hidden Passages Hidden Passages
Kathryn Griesinger - Neil A. Kjos Music Company
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Twist and turn through a labyrinth of shadows to reveal pieces and passages from classical music's most mysterious themes, including In the Hall of the Mountain King; Night on Bald Mountain and

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$52.00
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Themes from Harry Potter
Themes from Harry Potter Themes from Harry Potter
John Williams/arr. Paul Cook - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
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Your young string players will love playing this arrangement from the long-awaited movie! From the pen of John Williams, Hedwig's Theme and Harry's Wondrous World combine to make this a

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Darkened Shadows
Darkened Shadows Darkened Shadows
Joshua Reznicow - Kendor Music, Inc.
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The intense melodic theme throughout utilizes simple 16th note double-stop passages. The strong melodic material for the lower strings and beautifully haunting middle section will capture the imagination of

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Haunted Halloween
Haunted Halloween Haunted Halloween
Michael Hopkins - Kendor Music, Inc.
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Bring the creepy monsters into the moonlight! Haunted Halloween is a piece for young orchestra set in 3/4 meter in E minor. Set in first position, with a little second-position shifting in the

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Phantom Waltz
Phantom Waltz Phantom Waltz
Chris Thomas - Wingert-Jones Publications

Inspired by a photo of a ghostly, forgotten ballroom in Shanghai, Phantom Waltz is a melancholy echo of the past. This 6/8 piece features two solo cellos, melodramatic melodies,... view details

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Danse Macabre
Danse Macabre Danse Macabre
Camille Saint-Saens/arr. Carrie Lane Gruselle - FJH Music Company Inc

The clock strikes midnight, a ghostly fiddler plays eerie tones, and skeletons dance until the rooster crows at dawn. Perfect for Halloween or as a change of pace for any time of year!

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