Sheila Nelson (b.1936)

The Sheila Nelson Ensemble Book

Vol. 1
The Essential String Method

for: String orchestra

Score, Parts

Item no.348964
Author/ComposerSheila Nelson
Levelvery easy
Scope64 pages; 23 × 30.5 cm
Release year2003
Publisher/ProducerBoosey & Hawkes
Producer No.BH 1400586
ISBN9790060114397
ISMN9790060114397
36.50 €
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In stock. Delivery time: 1–2 working days (Germany )
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Description

Eight simple pieces for elementary string quartets or string orchestras of up to eightparts. A piano part can be used to fill in for any missing players. Designed to give beginners their first taste of group playing. Includes an optional very-easy violin part (open strings or first fingers only), ideas for simple percussion and singing are also given. Once the book is puchased, parts are photocopiable!The notes and rhythms used correspond to the Essential String Method books 1-3, making these ideal for use alongside the method, but can also be used independently. If using alongside, players should be on Book 2 of the method before tackling these ensemble pieces.

Content

  • Apusski Dusky
  • Just a Joke
  • Lazybones
  • Munching Monsters
  • Sad Sunday
  • Serbian Kolo
  • Star Seeker Variations
  • What Shall We Do Today