Journals Higher Education

Arthur Sullivan
Edited by Colin Jagger

The Yeomen of the Guard

The Merryman and his Maid

Conductor's score and parts on hire - original orchestration (Wind and Brass in standard keys and clefs)

Forces or Category: Operetta

Orchestration: 2 fl (II+picc), ob, 2 cl (B flat), 2 bn, 2 hn (F), 2 cnt (B flat), 2 tbn (bass clef), b-tbn, timp/perc, bell, str

  • A definitive edition suitable for scholars, enthusiasts, and performers that includes unpublished ('lost') songs and alternative endings to deepen performers' understanding of this well-known work
  • This is an authentic edition that was researched using primary, authoritative sources, including the autographed score and an undiscovered set of parts from the first US production
  • Useful accompanying Commentary explains editorial decisions and detailed editing has eliminated a host of long-standing anomalies and inconsistencies
  • The performing materials include provision for an unstaged concert version, with a specially commissioned part for a narrator
Share:

Also of Interest