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About miriamtroxler

Miriam Troxler resides in Beaver, Pa, where she runs a private music studio. After graduation from Chatham University, she toured in Europe with the Continental Singers Orchestra as principal cellist. A long time member of Greenville Symphony Orchestra, she is also the founder and musical director of CelloBrationS. Miriam enjoys composing and arranging with several published pieces to date.

Traditional Christmas Carols for Solo Cello

Traditional Christmas Carols for solo cello are the most advanced of the string sets. I wanted some challenge for people who have been isolated and playing alone. All of the arrangements require double stops. The arrangements are suitable for recital … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols for Two String Instruments

Traditional Christmas Carols for string duets are more challenging that the set for solo instrument and optional piano. Four of the five carols are in the key of F. Joy to the World is in the key of D Major. … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols for Violin, Viola or Cello

Traditional Christmas Carols for string instrument with optional piano. All demonstration videos show the carols with violin and piano. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks by Night, Hark! … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Blue Set

The Blue Set carols are the most musically challenging. Each carol has a statement of the melody and then a variation. The carols are suitable for recitals or special music in church. Included in the set are O Little Town … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Green Set

All of the Green Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks by Night, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Yellow Set

All of the Yellow Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks by Night, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Duet Set

All of the Duet Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks by Night, Hark! the Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Orange Set

All of the Orange Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Traditional Christmas Carols: Red Set

All of the Red Set carols have a demonstration video. You can listen to O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks By Night, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing and Joy to the World. … Continue reading

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Virtual Christmas Recitals

In September I began writing new Christmas carol arrangements. I made five versions for solo piano in different levels of difficulty. The red set is the easiest. Then following rainbow order, each set added more challenges. For my string students … Continue reading

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