Gilbert and Sullivan, lost chords and discords by Caryl Brahms

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Gilbert, W. S. 1836-1911,
  • Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementCaryl Brahms [i.e. D. C. Abrahams].
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.S95 A65
The Physical Object
Pagination264 p. :
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5256897M
ISBN 100297769367
LC Control Number75330265

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Sullivan however puttered at them. He was distracted with plans for the grand opera. He devoted the fall of however to The Gondoliers. Sullivan labored at the light opera and completed it by December 2.

"The Lost Chord" is a song composed by Arthur Sullivan in at the bedside of his brother Fred during Fred's last illness. The manuscript is dated 13 January ; Fred Sullivan died five days later.

The lyric was written as a poem by Adelaide Anne Procter called "A Lost Chord", published in in The English Woman's Journal. [56 PDF + 12 MP3 + 15 MIDI] - Sir Arthur Seymour Sullivan MVO (13 May.

22 November ) was an English composer, of Irish and Italian descent, best known for his operatic collaborations with librettist W. Gilbert, including such continually popular works as H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance, and The Mikado. Sullivan's artistic output included 23 operas, 13 major orchestral.

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Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance and The works include 24 operas, 11 major orchestral works, ten choral works and oratorios, two ballets, incidental music to several plays, and numerous church. In he contributed to "Psalms and Hymns for Divine Worship", a collection compiled for use by the Presbyterian Church in England, and in the following year to "A Hymnal, chiefly from The Book of Praise" edited by John Hullah.

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These were produced by Richard D'Oyly Carte, who in built the Savoy Theater in London expressly for the production of works by Gilbert and Sullivan.

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