The Pirates of Penzance (Sullivan, Arthur)

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Performer Pages Isidore Godfrey (conductor)
D'Oyly Carte Opera Company (soloists and chorus)
Performers The New Promenade Orchestra (Orchestra)
Publisher Info. London: London Records, 1949.
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Overture

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Performers West Saxon Symphony Orchestra / Alexander van Diepen
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Misc. Notes *No staves for vocal soli or chorus
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Overture

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Publisher. Info. London: Chappell / D'Oyly Carte Opera Co., n.d.(ca.1920)
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Publisher. Info. London: Chappell / D'Oyly Carte Opera Co., n.d.(ca.1920)
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Vocal Scores

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Arranger Berthold Tours (1838-1897), piano reduction (not credited)
Editor First edition (later printing)
Publisher. Info. London: Chappell & Co., n.d. Plate 17,000
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Arranger Berthold Tours (1838-1897), piano reduction (not credited)
Language English
Publisher. Info. New York: Hitchcock Publishing Co., 1880
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Misc. Notes Foliation: (iii, 139, ad). Last music page missing from scans
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Arranger Berthold Tours (1838-1897), piano reduction (not credited)
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Publisher. Info. Philadelphia: J.M. Stoddart & Co., 1880. [no plate number].
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Publisher. Info. New York: A.W. Tams Music Library, 1901. Plate 118
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Arranger Berthold Tours (1838-1897), piano reduction (not credited)
Publisher. Info. London: Chappell & Co., n.d.(ca.1920). Plate 23731.
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Arranger Berthold Tours (1838-1897), piano reduction (not credited)
Editor Bryceson Treharne
Publisher. Info. New York: Schirmer, n.d. (ca. 1940). Plate 38710.
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Misc. Notes *Vocal and Chorus score (no piano reduction)
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Waltz Song: "Poor Wandering One" (Act I, No.8)

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Language English
Publisher. Info. Boston: White, Smith & Co., 1881. Plate 4061-4.
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Modern Major General (Act I, No.13)

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Publisher. Info. Boston: White, Smith & Co., 1880. Plate W.S. 3873.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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For Theater Orchestra (Cox)

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Arranger John Summers Cox
Publisher. Info. Theatrical and Dance Journal, No.85
Philadelphia: J.W. Pepper, 1881.
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Arranger William R. Stobbe
Publisher. Info. Classic Cornet Solos with Piano Accompaniment, No.90
Philadelphia: J.W. Pepper, 1881.
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For Piano 4 hands (Cramer)

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Publisher. Info. USA: T. A. Bacher, 1881. Plate 3137-16 x.
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Publisher. Info. Baltimore: George Willig & Co., 1881. Plate 3923.
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For Piano solo (Tours)

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Arranger Berthold Tours (1838-1897)
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A Policeman's Lot

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Arranger Albert Folop
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General Information

Work Title The Pirates of Penzance
Alternative. Title The Slave of Duty
Name Translations Пираты Пензанса; Piraci z Penzance; Die Piraten von Penzance; 彭贊斯的海盜; 班戰斯的海盜 (歌劇); 班战斯的海盗 (歌剧); ペンザンスの海賊; הפיראטים מפנזנץ; دزدان دریایی پنزانس; 班战斯的海盗
Name Aliases Os Piratas de Penzance; Os piratas de penzance; The pirates of penzance; O Escravo do Dever; The Pirates Of Penzance; Pirates of Penzance; 班戰斯的海盜; 彭赞斯的海盗; 彭讚斯的海盜
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 184280912; LCCN: n80040729; GND: 300159129; BNF: 14019521f
Composer Sullivan, Arthur
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IAS 60
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 acts
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1879
First Publication. 1880 (October) - London: Chappell
Librettist William Schwenck Gilbert (1836-1911)
Language English
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Discography Marc Shepherd
Primary Sources Autograph full score (US-NYpm)
External Links Wikipedia article
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