Carol of the Bells composed by Traditional. Arranged by Michael Hopkins. For string orchestra (88555) with optional piano and drum set. Concert String Orchestra Series. Christmas. Grade 3. Score and set of parts. Duration 2 minutes, 30 seconds. Published by Kendor Music Inc (KN.9989).
Your students will be rockin' out with this uptempo arrangement of the traditional Ukrainian carol. Set in a contemporary rock style, it contains strong material for all and includes some We Three Kings excerpts to keep things really interesting. Maintaining good balance between the melodic and supporting parts will be important for best results. Duration 2:30.
About 2010 Midwest Clinic Performance Pieces
This title was performed at the 2010 Midwest Clinic, the largest band and choral educational conference in the United States. Over thirty performances are given each year by diverse ensembles of varying levels - elementary school, high school, college, military and more. Each performance title is carefully selected and represents the very best in educational sheet music. The Midwest Clinic aims to raise the standards of music education while supporting teachers and music educators.