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Arrangements for String Quartet or String Trio

I have arranged the following for string quartet (2 violins, viola, cello) or trio (violin, viola, cello):

Air from 3rd Orchestral Suite, JSBach (4tet, trio)
Alleluia (Exultate Jubilate), Mozart (4tet, 4tet + vce, trio, trio + vce)
Amazing Grace, Traditional (4tet, trio)
Annie's Song, Denver (4tet, trio)
Arrival Queen of Sheba, Handel (4tet, trio)
As Time Goes By, Hupfeld (trio)
Ave Maria, JSBach/Gounod (4tet, trio, trio + vce)
Ave Maria, Schubert (4tet, trio, trio + vce)
Ave Verum Corpus, Mozart (4tet, trio)
Brandenburg 3 (1stmvt), truncated, JSBach (4tet, trio)
Charlie is My Darling, Scottish folksong (4tet, trio)
Con Te Partiro, Sartori (trio)

Double Violin Concerto (complete), JSBach (4tet)
The Dove, Welsh folksong (4tet, trio)
Doxology (Old 100th), Purcell (4tet, trio)
Embraceable You, Gershwin (4tet, trio)
Flower Duet from 'Lakmé', Delibes (4tet, trio)
Greensleeves, Anon (4tet, trio)
Happy Birthday, P&M Hill/arr.Kapelian (trio)
I'm Going to Maxim's, Lehar (trio)
In Shade of Old Apple Tree, Alstyne (trio)
Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring, JSBach (4tet, trio)
Love Unspoken from 'Merry Widow', Lehar (4tet)
Meditation from 'Thais', Massenet (4tet, trio)
My Wild Irish Rose, Olcott (4tet, trio)
O mio babbino caro, Puccini (4tet, trio)
O What a Beautiful Mornin', Rogers (trio)
Ode to Joy, Beethoven (4tet, trio)
Panis Angelicus, Franck (4tet, 4tet + vce, trio, trio + vce)
Psalm23, Irvine (4tet, trio)
La Rejouissance, Handel (4tet, trio)
Salut d'Amour, Elgar (4tet, trio)
Sheep May Graze, JSBach (4tet, trio)
Spring (complete), Vivaldi (4tet)
Spring, 1st mvt (pruned) Vivaldi (4tet, trio)
Sunrise, Sunset, Bock (4tet, trio)
Traumerei, Schumann (4tet, trio)
Trumpet Voluntary, Clarke, sometimes attributed to Purcell (4tet, trio)
Wachet Auf, JSBach (4tet, trio)
WaterMusic, Air, Handel (4tet, trio)
Winter, Rain, Vivaldi (4tet, trio)
WaterMusic, Allegro in D, Handel (4tet, trio)
WaterMusic, Hornpipe, Handel (4tet, trio)
Wedding March from 'Midsummer Night's Dream', Mendelssohn (4tet, trio)
Wedding March from 'Lohengrin', Wagner (4tet, trio) some churches do not allow this to be played
Wonderful World, Weiss & Thiele (4tet, trio)

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Toronto Ontario Canada

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