Bought Me a Fiddle by Traditional. Arranged by Kevin Mixon. Orchestra. String Orchestra. Belwin Beginning String Orchestra. Light Concert. Grade 1.5. Conductor Score & Parts. 78 pages. Published by Belwin Music (AP.29650).
Delight students and audiences alike with this humorous arrangement of the popular nonsense folk song "I Bought Me A Cat." All sections are featured, and the "adding on" of instruments as the piece builds to a rollicking climax reinforces counting skills. Though opportunities abound for learning and reinforcing fundamental concepts, your students and audiences will think of this tune as just plain "fun!" (1:30).