All proceeds benefit the National Foundation to Promote String Teaching and Playing. Welcome to a CD of "alternative string styles" put together to benefit the American String Teachers Association with National School Orchestra Association. This CD represents some of the dominant trends in the alternative styles movement, including jazz, rock, old-time country, and bluegrass, played by some of the leaders in each area.
Old Country Fairy Tale - Mark O'Connor's Appalachia Waltz Trio
For Tomorrow - John Blake
Fisher's Hornpipe - Darol Anger and Brittany Haas
Turkish March - Christian Howes, Federico Lechner, Pablo Martin
Beautiful Love - Matt Glaser, Bevan Manson
Cluck Old Hen - Alison Krauss and Union Station
Strike the Match - Mark Wood
Stairway to Heaven - The Hampton (Rock) String Quartet
A stirring musical journey into the past, this work will surely become
one of your students' favorites. The selection, which begins slowly and
ends with an explosion of energy, features modal harmonies and
expressive melodies. Includes conductor's score and parts.
This arrangement is part of the series, Solos with Orchestra. It was created to fulfill the needs of string players everywhere. The set includes a Score plus 10 Violin 1 parts, six Violin 2 parts, and six Violin 3, Viola, Cello, and Bass parts. The themes underscored will gives students a chance to expand their performance opportunities.
Title: After a Dream for String Orchestra and Solo, By Faure, Gabriel, Edited by Doris Preucil, Published by Summy-Birchard Inc., Item number: B24990
This exciting recording by Sherry Kloss, former Master-teaching assistant to the great Jascha Heifetz, will dazzle all fans of the violin. These 24 rarely heard genre pieces are a perfect showcase for the remarkable virtuosity and stylistic sensitivity of this gifted artist. With Ayke Agus, piano.
Title: Forgotten Gems from the Heifetz Legacy, By Kloss, Sherry, Published by Kloss Classics, Item number: PRCD1104