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Sullivan, Arthur 1842-1900

Overview
Works: 8,252 works in 17,592 publications in 9 languages and 128,058 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Librettos  Songs  Dictionaries  Vocal scores  Drama  Records and correspondence  Biography  Musical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor, Performer, Librettist, Arranger, Dedicatee, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Actor, Honoree, Speaker, Contributor, Correspondent, Other, Conceptor, Recipient
Classifications: ML410.S95, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Arthur Sullivan
 
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The Mikado by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

233 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 3,589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ohio Opera's 2008 Festival performance of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic opera includes all the music as well the complete dialogue
The pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

167 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

PRO ARTE ORCHESTRA. SARGENT, Malcolm (conductor). GLYNDEBOURNE FESTIVAL CHORUS
H.M.S. Pinafore by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

160 editions published between 1931 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,033 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Rackstraw wins the captain's daughter Josephine aboard the H.M.S. Pinafore
Ruddigore, or, The witch's curse by Arthur Sullivan( )

134 editions published between 1881 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treasury of Gilbert & Sullivan by Arthur Sullivan( )

14 editions published between 1941 and 1979 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This dummy contains the following: 1. A table of contents. This is at present incomplete. The final book will contain more than one hundred complete songs. 2. An introduction by Deems Taylor. 3. Two of the eleven full-page color pictures that Miss Corcos has painted for the book. 4. Deems Taylor's introductions to H.M.S. Pinafore and to The Pirates of Penzance, together with several songs from each of these operettas. 5. Eighteen of the total of three hundred and fifty pages of music that will appear in the finished book. As the samples indicate, each of the more than one hundred songs will be illustrated with black-and-white drawings by Miss Corcos."--Front right-side end paper
Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( )

129 editions published between 1800 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The yeomen of the guard by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

109 editions published between 1930 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Yeoman of the guard Anthony Raffell, Philip Potter, Donald Adams, David Palmer, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, David Palmer, Thomas Lawlor, Elizabeth Harwood, Ann Hood, Gillian Knight, Margaret Eales Royal PhilharmonicOrchestra Sir Malcolm Sargent, conductor libretto included
H.M.S. Pinafore : or, The lass that loved a sailor by Arthur Sullivan( )

100 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of songs from famous operettas by Gilbert and Sullivan
The pirates of Penzance, or, The slave of duty by Arthur Sullivan( )

68 editions published between 1880 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete annotated Gilbert and Sullivan by W. S Gilbert( Book )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 1,387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivan are a performing arts phenomenon. Wildly popular when first produced, they are if anything even more popular today. The Savoy Operas are available on records and compact discs, on audio and video tapes, on television, film, and radio, as well as through the more traditional medium of stage performances by both amateur and professional companies. Indeed, the works of Gilbert and Sullivan are produced more frequently than the plays of Rodgers and Hammerstein or any other musical partnership. The Complete Annotated Gilbert & Sullivan provides the complete text of all thirteen Gilbert and Sullivan operas still performed today, from Trial by Jury and The Sorcerer to Utopia Unlimited and The Grand Duke, and including all their greatest triumphs--H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance, and The Mikado. No other book provides such extensive commentary on the texts of the Savoy Operas. Each work is thoroughly annotated, with the text, including stage directions, given on the right-hand page, and the notes on the left (keyed by line numbers). The annotations provide a wealth of information--everything from the identity of real-life people mentioned in the opera, to clear explanations of obscure words and phrases (such as legal terms) and other literary references, to comments from first-night critics, and much more. In addition, Bradley has written a marvelously informative introduction to the book as well as superb introductions to each piece, describing the genesis of the work, its performance history, and other fascinating tidbits (for instance, Sullivan wrote the music for H.M.S. Pinafore while wracked with pain from a kidney stone, and he wrote the score of The Pirates of Penzance while living at 45 East 20th Street, in New York City). A goldmine of information on the most popular light operas in the repertoire, The Complete Annotated Gilbert & Sullivan will delight the hearts of Savoyards everywhere."--Publisher's description
The gondoliers by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

106 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete plays of Gilbert and Sullivan by W. S Gilbert( Book )

28 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in English and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete and authentic librettos, all by W.S. Gilbert, of all fourteen operas by the great British partners
Iolanthe by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

110 editions published between 1930 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iolanthe. John Reed, Donald Adams, Thomas Round, Kenneth Sandford, Alan Styler, Gillian Knight, Yvonne Newman, Jennifer Toye, Pauline Wales, Dawn Bradshaw, Mary Sansam. Chorus of the D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, The New Symphony Orchestra of London, Isidore Godfrey, conductor. Libretto and notes
Ruddigore by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

73 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mikado, or, The town of Titipu by Arthur Sullivan( )

61 editions published between 1880 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pirates of Penzance by W. S Gilbert( Visual )

56 editions published between 1980 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,060 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gilbert and Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity comes swashbuckling to the screen with all the laughs, songs, and stars that made it a long-running Broadway smash. This spectacular production adds some contemporary flash to the classic farce which follows the adventures of a roguish pirate leader and his young charge through numerous love affairs and sword battles
Iolanthe, or, The peer and the peri by Arthur Sullivan( )

67 editions published between 1882 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patience by Arthur Sullivan( Recording )

83 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patience. Donald Adams, John Cartier, Philip Potter, John Reed, Kenneth Sandford, Mary Sansom, Yvonne Newman, Beti Lloyd-Jones, JenniferToye, Gillian Knight. The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, The New Symphony Orchestra. Isidore Godfrey, conductor. Libretto and notes
The Mikado by Burton D Fisher( Book )

162 editions published between 1885 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 983 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A lighthearted burlesque of Japanese culture and the vagaries of love, and one of the most widely admired of all the Gilbert and Sullivan operettas. The sparkling lyrics and witty dialogue of this comic masterpiece are as much a delight to read as they are to hear with musical accompaniment. The complete libretto is reprinted in this edition from the standard performance text of The Mikado, complete with nine charming illustrations drawn by W. S. Gilbert himself."--from the publisher
HMS Pinafore ; Trial by jury by Arthur Sullivan( )

29 editions published between 1950 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The complete annotated Gilbert and Sullivan
Alternative Names
Arthur Sullivan

Arthur Sullivan anglický operetní hudební skladatel

Arthur Sullivan britisk komponist

Arthur Sullivan Brits componist (1842-1900)

Arthur Sullivan brittisk kompositör

Arthur Sullivan compositeur et chef d'orchestre

Arthur Sullivan compositore britannico

Arthur Sullivan englischer Komponist, Musikwissenschaftler, Organist und Dirigent

Arthur Sullivan kompozytor brytyjski

Arthur Sullivan prolific English composer of Gilbert & Sullivan fame

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Sullivan, Artur 1842-1900

Άρθουρ Σάλιβαν

Артур Саливан

Артур Салліван

Салливан, Артур

Салливен, Артур Сеймур 1842-1900

ארתור סאליבן

آرثر سوليفان

아서 설리번

アーサー・サリヴァン

サリヴァン

亞瑟·蘇利文

阿瑟·萨利文

Languages
English (1,753)

German (33)

Catalan (4)

Spanish (4)

Dutch (3)

French (1)

Danish (1)

Japanese (1)

Italian (1)

Covers
Trial by juryH.M.S. Pinafore : or, The lass that loved a sailorThe pirates of Penzance, or, The slave of dutyThe complete annotated Gilbert and SullivanThe complete plays of Gilbert and SullivanThe Mikado, or, The town of TitipuIolanthe, or, The peer and the periThe Mikado