Gilbert & Sullivan Operettas

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  • 1 Leader Violin (1st Violin part with vocal cues)
    1 Violin I
    2 Violin II
    1 Viola
    2 Cello & Bass

    1 Flute I & II (Flute II doubles Piccolo)
    1 Oboe
    1 Clarinets I & II (in A and Bb)
    1 Bassoon

    1 Horns I & II (in F)
    1 Trumpets I & II [or Cornet I & II](in A and Bb)
    1 Trombone I & II

    1 Percussion
    1 Piano-Conductor’s Score (There is no piano scored in the orchestration.
    The Piano-Conductor’s Score is a vocal score with orchestra cues added.)

    Two-Piano Arrangements are available for: The Mikado, H.M.S. Pinafore and The Pirates of Penzance.

  • 1       Piano Conductor’s Score
    1       Prompt Book
    1       Vocal-Chorus Book


    H.M.S. PINAFORE (1878)

    The Rt. Hon. Sir Joseph Porter, K.C.B. First Lord of the Admiralty
    Capt. Corcoran Commanding H. M. S. Pinafore
    Ralph Rackstraw Able Seaman
    Dick Deadeye Able Seaman
    Bill Bobstay Boatswain
    Bob Becket Boatswain’s Mate
    Tom Tucker Midshipmite
    Sergeant of Marines
    Josephine The Captain’s Daughter
    Hebe Sir Joseph’s First Cousin
    Mrs. Cripps (Little Buttercup) A Portsmouth Bumboat Woman
    First Lord’s Sisters, his Cousins, his Aunts, Sailors, Marines, etc.

    IOLANTHE (1882)

    THE MIKADO (1885)

    The Mikado of Japan.
    Nanki-Poo (his Son, disguised as a wandering Minstrel, and in love with Yum-Yum).
    Ko-Ko (Lord High Executioner of Titipu).
    Pooh-Bah (Lord High Everything Else).
    Pish-Tush (a Noble Lord).
    Yum-Yum )
    Pitti-Sing ) Three Sisters – Wards of Ko-Ko
    Peep-Bo )
    Katisha (an elderly Lady, in love with Nanki-Poo).

    Chorus of School-Girls, Nobles, Guards, and Coolies


    Major-Heneral Stanley.
    The Pirate King.
    Samuel (his Lieutenant).
    James (a Pirate).
    Frederic (the Pirate Apprentice).
    Sergeant of Police
    Mabel )
    Edith ) (General Stanley’s Daughers).
    Kate )
    Isabel )
    Ruth (a Pirate Maid of all Work).

    PRINCESS IDA (1884)

    Operettas require trained voices for principal roles and a full SATB chorus.
    Original D’Oyly Carte Orchestrations are available.

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