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Songs With Orchestral String Instruments
April 2, 2015
Blog
Column
Writer: Jocelyn Rose (treefrogdemon)

A List
 

Song

Artist

Recommended by

1

The Devil Went Down to Georgia

The Charlie Daniels Band

tomteddyro

2

The Innocents' Song

Show of Hands

suzi

3

She's Leaving Home

The Beatles

magicman

4

Teenage Loser Anthem

The Dambuilders

BlackberryBlossom

5

Exiles

King Crimson

CaroleB999

6

Clam, Crab, Cockle, Cowrie

Joanna Newsom

Silgen

7

Viola da Gamba from Suite No. 2, Chaconne, La Buisson

Antoine Forqueray

steenbeck

8

A Design for Life

Manic Street Preachers

amymcm

9

Find the Sun

Mostly Autumn

Kalyr

10

Diane

Therapy?

swawilg

11

It Doesn't Matter Anymore

Buddy Holly

attwilightlarks

12

Adagio for Strings

Samuel Barber

SweetHomeAlabama

B List

Song

Artist

Recommended by

1

Oxford Suite Part 1

Ed Alleyne-Johnson

philipphilip99

2

At Last

Etta James

tomteddyro

3

Lovers in a Dangerous Time

Barenaked Ladies

philipphilip99

4

Magritte

John Cale

dave56

5

Danse Caribe

Andrew Bird

barbryn

6

Sin Muros Ni Candados

Dorantes and Renaud Garcia-Fons

Makinavaja

7

Benedictus

London Philharmonic Orchestra

bluepeter

8

Rose of Cimarron

Poco

Megadom

9

Come On Eileen

Dexy's Midnight Runner

deanofromoz

10

What a Difference a Day Makes

Dinah Washington

7hairs7knots

11

Verses

Olafur Arnalds and Alice Sara Ott

Javi Prieto

12

Jarabi

Ketama, Toumani Diabet and Danny Thompson

leedslily2

13

I Got Rhythm

Stephane Grappelly and Django Reinhart

DaddyPig

14

Scarecrow

Bridie Johnson and the Arbour

AliMunday

15

Partita No. 2 in D Minor, Sarabande

J.S. Bach

steenbeck

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