Sleeping Beauty Waltz
By Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky [Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky] / arr. Andrew H. Dabczynski
Highland String Explorer
The melodies of Tchaikovsky's celebrated ballets are beloved worldwide, and no more so than this famous waltz. In this Romantic-era masterpiece, young string students will discover beautiful musical figures with rhythms, bowings, and fingerings achievable even by students in their first year of study. All sections have interesting parts; however, the firsts are featured. More advanced students will also find the arrangement fulfilling and motivational. This is a selection that will enhance any string orchestra concert program at any time of the year.