A collection of carefully selected violin and cello etudes flexibly scored to provide maximum benefits in technical and musical growth for all string players. Useful as concert material and for tonal development, pitch accuracy, bowing skills and ensemble playing. A unison version, an orchestrated version and duet parts for each etude are included.
Title: Variables, By Kolar, Henry, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co.
Contemporary Rhythm Drills for Band and Orchestra is a 97-page collection of 369 rhythm drills in 5/8, 6/8, 7/8, 8/8 and 9/8 meter that methodically addresses many of the complex metrical passages found in contemporary music. For use with the rhythm drills, major and minor (natural, harmonic, and melodic) scales and Dorian and Mixolydian modes are included for all instruments and all keys. The book can be used as a progressive method, or as a toll for practice of rhythmic challenges found in specific literature. Suggested of high school, college, and university bands and orchestras ? one book for all instruments.
A collection of 50 short pieces which have been compiled and arranged for intermediate string ensembles of all sizes. It features a wide variety of music offering many opportunities to improve and strenghthen intonation.
Title: Fine Tuning, By Spinosa and Rusch, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co.
In 1992, Carl Voss was the youngest composer ever to be a semifinalist
in the Kennedy Center Friedheim Awards, with his Divertimento in C. As
the title implies, this tonal piece in three movements is meant to
divert and entertain its listeners.
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Title: Divertimento in C for Full Orchestra (Grade 6), By Voss, Carl, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co., Item number: O-1068C
This is the winner of the National School Orchestra Composition Contest. It is a highly rhythmic piece, which involves every player from the measure one to the end. Piano is included which adds a colorful percussive timbre to the overall sound of the orchestra. Mr. Lloyd has dedicated his composition to all the Churchill/Woodland Hills Orchestras of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.
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Title: A Hectic Overture for String Orchestra (Grade 3.5), By Lloyd, John, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co., Item number: O1073C
Alasdroim (Pronounced "Ah-lass-DRIMM") is a
composition that draws upon two ancient Irish Gaelic folk songs. The songs are
titled: "Gol Na mBan San Ar" (The crying of the women at the
slaughter) and "Mairseail Alasdroim" (MacAllistrum's march). This workwas composed for the 1996
Music Educators National Conference.
Now 40% off! This item is in slightly less than perfect
condition. Minor damage to the cover, some folding on the parts.
Title: Alasdroim for Full Orchestra, By Mosier, Kirt N., Published by Kjos Music, Item number: O1074C