Richard Ling: Orchanics 1 - Eight Varied Pieces For Orchestra

Books | Orchestra

Publisher: Goodmusic
Series: Orchanics
Format: Sheet Music | Score and Parts

Three new collections of varied pieces for orchestra for players from beginner to grade 3 standard.

This collection of three books, each containing eight varied pieces, has been compiled to capture the imagination of young players and to introduce them to a wide range of musical styles.

Special effects appropriate to each instrument provide additional learning points and great entertainment both in rehearsal and performance. There are glissandos for strings and trombone, flutter tonguing for flute and trumpets (for those able to) and a range of vocal sounds for all!

The scoring allows these pieces to be played by various combinations of instruments. Ideally, your orchestra should have some instruments from each section, but if not (for example, no brass), then the supplementary piano part (available separately) can be used to fill the gaps. It can also be used to provide extra support in rehearsals.

As well as the normal percussion parts, some of the pieces make use of a drum kit. For orchestras without a drum kit player, a drum kit and bass backing track is available to download free of charge either as MP3 or WAV files.

Descant recorder, Treble recorder, Flute 1, Flute 2 or Oboe, Clarinet 1, Clarinet 2, Alto Sax, Bassoon, Horn in F, Horn in Eb, Trumpet 1, Trumpet 2, Trombone (Bass clef), Trombone (Treble clef), Timpani, Drum Kit, Percussion 1, Percuission 2, Percussion 3.Strings (Violin 1, Violin 2, Violin 3, Viola, Cello, Bass)

Orchanics 1 contains:-
Playing Tag (Richard Ling); Eastern March (Richard Ling); Autumn from Four Seasons (Vivaldi); Entertainer (Joplin); St.Anthony Chorale (Brahms/Haydn); Jazz Train (Richard Ling); Caribbean Carnival (Richard Ling); Hark the herald angels sing.

Skill Level: Easy Explain this
Published on: 26 October 2010
Language: English
Catalogue No: GOOORC01

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        Nuneaton GB Music teacher Bablake Junior
        This book is superb.The pupils have thoroughly enjoyed performing all of the pieces.Carribean Carnival is great fun and also Jazz Train.The arrangements are perfectly written with parts for all standards of players.Brilliant and I am about to order the next set of arrangements.
        Confirmed purchase: 29 January 2014
        Published on: 21 June 2014

        Musicroom Reviews

        This set of music is brilliant for a young beginner orchestra - would thoroughly recommend this and the other titles in the series.
        Anonymous - (Cheltenham, United Kingdom)