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3. Strawberry Blackberry - (1 piece only)

for String Ensemble Level 1 - 

by Karen De Nardi


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The Fruit Salad Suite is a fun collection of lively original tunes suited to Primary String ensembles. Written with Beginner players in mind, these pieces introduce rhythms as fruit.


The Fruit Salad Suite includes full parts for violin 1, violin 2, viola / violin 3, cello and double bass. Beginner cellists may choose to play the double bass part in some pieces. The piano accompaniment supports and lifts the ensemble and is recommended in these early years.


The Strawberry Blackberry - Score and Parts from the Fruit Salad Suite Level 1 is a delightful piece for string ensemble beginners. Composed by Karen De Nardi, this piece is specifically designed for Level 1 string ensembles and focuses on rhythm and bowing coordination. The playful and energetic nature of the music will engage young musicians and help them develop essential skills in ensemble playing. With the Score and Parts included, the ensemble can easily learn and perform this piece together, making it a great addition to the repertoire for school string ensembles. Whether performed in a concert or as part of a music education program, the Strawberry Blackberry piece is sure to be a crowd-pleaser


You are purchasing piece no.3  - Strawberry Blackberry


Full FRUIT SALAD SUITE includes - 

1. Pear Grape - crotchet / quarter notes

2. Apple Mango - quavers / eigthnotes / ti-ti

3. Strawberry Blackberry - quaver-semi quavers / ti-tika

4. Pineapple Passionfruit - triplets 

5. Fruit Salad - a combination of all of the rhythms learnt in the suite

Strawberry Blackberry - Score and Parts from Fruit Salad Suite Level 1

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