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Little Donkey for Beginner String Ensemble

Little Donkey for Beginner String Ensemble

The well-known Christmas Carol, Little Donkey, arranged for flexible beginner string ensemble (up to Grade 1). A simple arrangement which can be prepared in a short time for those last minute Christmas performances. There are 3 parts for each instrument (2 for double bass) - melody, harmony, and an open string part. This allows for all children to have a part suitable for their ability, even those who have only recently started lessons. Parts could also be adapted for/played by other instruments depending on the ability of the student.
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Ukulele project 3 Uke tabs

Ukulele project 3 Uke tabs

A project which shows learners how to read ukulele tablature. They are given a variety of tunes to perform of varying challenge which can be performed solo or as a small ensemble. learners are encouraged to develop performances based around the tunes by adding chords, accompaniments, vocals and other ideas.
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Vivaldi's 4 Seasons 'Autumn Rock' (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Vivaldi's 4 Seasons 'Autumn Rock' (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Vivaldi’s 4 Seasons – Autumn Rock’ is another superb arrangement in a rock/popular style for Training Orchestras/Bands and Flexi-Ensembles. Strong melodic lines of the famous ‘Autumn’ theme and modern harmonic lines supported by a robust rhythm section make this suitable for any combination of players and complement the other pop arrangements of ‘Vivaldi’s 4 Seasons’ in this collection. A fantastic way to introduce your band and audience to one of the most famous pieces ever composed! Ideal for GCSE Music Ensemble Performance ! The Flexi-Band Pop Series allows conductors to mix and match orchestration to meet available resources. Piano, Drum Kit, Rhythm Guitar and Bass Guitar provide strong harmonic and rhythmical support for common combinations of C, Bb, Eb, F, Viola/Bass Clef instruments including lead guitars and Nuvo instruments. See our many other titles in this series! ​Duration: 2:20 Level: Beginner - Intermediate (UK Grades 1-5 and USA Grade 2) Occasion: Concert - Small/Large Scale - Formal or Informal ​Orchestration: Flex-Band - Mix and Match Orchestration - C -Bb - Eb - F -Viola/Bass Clef Nuvo Instruments - Piano - ​Lead & Rhythm Guitar Bass Guitar- Drum Kit - Tuned and Untuned Percussion​​​​​​​
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Vivaldi's 4 Seasons 'Winter Ballad' (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Vivaldi's 4 Seasons 'Winter Ballad' (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

‘Vivaldi’s 4 Seasons – Winter Ballad’ is another great arrangement in a rock/popular style for Training Orchestras/Bands and Flexi-Ensembles. Strong melodic lines of the famous ‘Autumn’ theme and modern harmonic lines supported by a robust rhythm section make this suitable for any combination of players and complement the other pop arrangements of ‘Vivaldi’s 4 Seasons’ in this collection. A fantastic way to introduce your band and audience to one of the most famous pieces ever composed! Ideal for GCSE Music Ensemble Performance ! The Flexi-Band Pop Series allows conductors to mix and match orchestration to meet available resources. Piano, Drum Kit, Rhythm Guitar and Bass Guitar provide strong harmonic and rhythmical support for common combinations of C, Bb, Eb, F, Viola/Bass Clef instruments including lead guitars and Nuvo instruments. See our many other titles in this series! ​Duration: 2:20 Level: Beginner - Intermediate (UK Grades 1-5 and USA Grade 2) Occasion: Concert - Small/Large Scale - Formal or Informal ​Orchestration: Flexi-Band - Mix and Match Orchestration - C -Bb - Eb - F -Viola/Bass Clef Nuvo Instruments - Piano - ​Lead & Rhythm Guitar Bass Guitar- Drum Kit - Tuned and Untuned Percussion​​​
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The Swing Katz (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

The Swing Katz (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

‘The Swing Katz’ is fun concert piece in a swing style for Training Orchestras, Bands and Flexi-Ensembles. Strong melodic and harmonic lines supported by a robust rhythm section make this suitable for any combination of players. ‘The Swing Katz’ would complement your concert programme to make your training group sound extra cool. Ideal for GCSE Music Ensemble Performance ! The Flexi-Band Pop Series allows conductors to mix and match orchestration to meet available resources. Piano, Drum Kit, Rhythm Guitar and Bass Guitar provide strong harmonic and rhythmical support for common combinations of including lead guitars and Nuvo instruments. See our many other titles in this series! ​ Duration: 1:35 Level: Beginner - Intermediate (UK Grades 1-5 and USA Grade 2) Occasion: Concert - General Performance - Informal Instrumentation: C -Bb - Eb - F -Viola/Bass Clef - Nuvo Instruments - Piano - ​Lead & Rhythm Guitar Bass Guitar - Drum Kit - Tuned and Untuned Percussion
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Stringtando (Solo Violin & Piano)

Stringtando (Solo Violin & Piano)

​‘Stringtando’ is a contemporary and lively orchestral work suitable for intermediate/higher level String Orchestras and smaller Chamber Groups. Wonderfully playful both melodically and harmonically together with an instantly memorable theme make this concert piece original and refreshing for both your players and audience. Backing track available minus Violin from www.paulbarkermusic.com Idea for GCSE/A'Level and IB Music Solo Performances ​Duration: 2:55 Level: Intermediate - Advanced Occasion: General Concert - Competition - Recital ​Orchestration: String Orchestra - Piano/Keyboard​
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Rondo All Swing! (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Rondo All Swing! (Flexi-Band Score & Parts)

Built on the success of our ‘Pachelbel’s Canon Rock’ this piece develops Mozart’s main themes supported by a driving rhythmic section. This is a fantastic way to introduce your band and audience to one of the most famous pieces ever composed! Ideal for GCSE Music Ensemble Performance ! The Flexi-Band Pop Series allows conductors to mix and match orchestration to meet available resources. Piano, Drum Kit, Rhythm Guitar and Bass Guitar provide strong harmonic and rhythmical support for common combinations of C, Bb, Eb, F, Viola/Bass Clef instruments including lead guitar and Nuvo instruments. See our many other titles in this series! ​Duration: 2:50 Level: Beginner - Intermediate (UK Grades 1-5 and USA Grade 2) Occasion: Concert - Small/Large Scale - Formal or Informal ​Orchestration: Flexi-Band - Mix and Match Orchestration - C -Bb - Eb - F -Viola/Bass Clef Nuvo Instruments - Piano - ​Lead & Rhythm Guitar (Chords/TAB) - Bass Guitar Drum Kit - Tuned and Untuned Percussion​​​
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RockAtude (Rock Band Version Featuring Solo Lead Guitar)

RockAtude (Rock Band Version Featuring Solo Lead Guitar)

'RockAtude' for Rock Band is an explosive high-end finale piece to feature your Lead Guitarist and rock musicians and guaranteed to make your musical event an electrifying experience! Suitable for school, college and professional orchestras alike - why not give this work a serious test drive! Ideal for GCSE Ensemble and Solo Performance! Backing track available for your Lead Guitarist featuring Rock Band and also Full Orchestral Version from www.paulbarkermusic.com ​ ​Duration: 2:40 Level: Intermediate Occasion: Concert - General Performance - Music Examinations Instrumentation: Solo Lead Guitar and Rock Band
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RockAtude (Solo Electric Guitar - Rock Band - Full Orchestra)

RockAtude (Solo Electric Guitar - Rock Band - Full Orchestra)

'RockAtude' is an explosive high-end finale piece to feature your great rock musicians together with Orchestra guaranteed to make your musical event an electrifying experience! Suitable for school, college and professional orchestras alike. Ideal for GCSE Music Ensemble Performance! Can also be used in various reduced score format to suit most ensembles. Backing track available for your Lead Guitarist featuring Rock Band and also Full Orchestral Version from www.paulbarkermusic.com ​Duration: 2:40 Level: Intermediate Occasion: Concert - General Performance - Music Examinations Instrumentation: Rock Band (featuring Solo Lead Guitar) - Orchestra
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