Troika (intermediate strings)
Composer: traditional Russian folk dance, arr. David Gable
Key: E minor
Instrumentation: Violin 1; Violin 2; Violin 3/Viola; Cello/Bass
Note: The lively syncopated rhythms of this piece make it popular with young players. Violin 1 uses third position, but has alternate notes in first position. All other parts are playable in first position.