Peter Gunn by Henry Mancini. Arranged by Stephen Bulla. For String Orchestra (Score & Parts). Pop Specials for Strings. Grade 3-4. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.4626478).
Instantly recognized as iconic Mancini, Peter Gunn has all the elements for guaranteed audience enjoyment - an insistent bass and piano line; bluesy, brassy licks; one-chord harmony; and space for soloists to stretch out a bit (written ad lib-style solo provided). Now your string orchestra can be a big swing machine!