Aurora Borealis by Michael Hopkins. Orchestra. Score; String Orchestra. Belwin Beginning String Orchestra. Light Concert. Grade 2.5. 12 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.33654S).
Your students will love playing this fast and energetic new work! Set in E minor, the piece is great for working on dynamic contrasts, staccato, and legato bowing. All parts are playable in first position and feature interesting melodic material for all the instruments.