Trio for Harp, Flute and Viola. (Cello Part included as substitute for the Viola). A fun encore piece with a hint of Latin and jazz flavorings. Meter alternates between 6/8 and 5/8, with intricate counting in some sections. Each instrument is "featured" at some point in the piece. Late intermediate to early advanced ability.
Title: Cruisin' With the Top Down, By Burnette, Sonny, Published by Pine Castle Music Publications, Item number: PCMP115
This progressive collection of performance pieces for experienced middle school through advanced high school players is presented in two sections: 3 and 4 part rounds and canons; and string orchestra arrangements of the rounds and canons. While the string orchestra arrangements are ideal for performance, the 3 and 4 part rounds and canons offer a variety of opportunities for studio, homogeneous group and heterogeneous classroom study. This flexible collection is a must for all.
Title: Rounds and Canons, By Bergonzi, Louis, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co., Item numbers: K99CO, K99F, K99SB, K99VA, K99VN
A method designed for string orchestra or individual instruction, which orients beginning students to all four strings right from the start. This innovative new approach to teaching strings features melodies and exercises on all strings reinforcing each new concept introduced. Superb photographs and fingering charts throughout the book, diverse performance ensembles, and creative theory and improvisation games complete the total musical experiance for today's string students.
Title: Spotlight on Strings: Book 1, Published by Neil A. Kjos Music Co., Item numbers: K92CO, K92F, K92SB, K92VA, K92VN