This piece for first year orchestra students is a fun mashup of "This Old Man" & "Old MacDonald" with a feel of "The Eye of the Tiger." Every string instrument gets a piece of the melody as well as the Tiger-ish theme. Includes (optional) piano accompaniment, and feel free to add cowbell!
Instrumentation: Violin 1 & 2, Viola (& Violin 3), Cello, Bass, Piano (optional)
Range: D & A strings only (Bass D & G string 1st position)
Rhythm: eighth notes
Techniques: bow lifts, tremolo