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BOOK628 Eden, David & Meinhard, Saremba THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO GILBERT AND SULLIVAN Memorable melodies and fanciful worlds the comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivan remain as popular today as when they were first performed. This Companion provides a timely guide to the history and development of the collaboration between the two men, including a fresh examination of the many myths and half-truths surrounding their relationship. Written by an international team of specialists, the volume features a personal account from film director Mike Leigh on his connection with the Savoy Operas and the creation of his film Topsy-Turvy. Starting with the early history of the operatic stage in Britain, the Companion places the operas in their theatrical and musical context, investigating the amateur performing tradition, providing new perspectives on the famous patter songs and analysing their dramatic and operatic potential. Perfect for enthusiasts, performers and students of Gilbert and Sullivan's enduring work, the book examines their legacy and looks forward to the future.
Includes a fascinating contribution by film director Mike Leigh, offering insights into the creation of his film Topsy-Turvy
Presents a musical rather than a literary approach, treating Gilbert and Sullivan's works as operas, not as plays with music
Ideal for students, performers and enthusiasts alike
p/b (2009) pp292   ISBN: 9780521888493 £22.00 new GANDS BOOK
BKS76a HARDWICK, Michael HARDWICK, Michael. THE OSPREY GUIDE TO GILBERT AND SULLIVAN. Osprey (1972) pp284 (a) hardback, d/w       £12.00 GANDS BOOK
BKS76b HARDWICK, Michael HARDWICK, Michael. THE OSPREY GUIDE TO GILBERT AND SULLIVAN. Osprey (1972) pp284 (b) VG, d/w covered with sticky-backed plastic extending to pastedowns       £10.00 GANDS BOOK
BKS90 JEFFERSON, Alan THE COMPLETE GILBERT & SULLIVAN OPERA GUIDE Webb & Bower (1984) pp352
(a) good copy with d/w
(b) Ex-Pub.Lib. shaken, top right edge throughout worn, d/w (worn)
      (a)£30.00
(b)£15.00
GANDS BOOK
BKS144 SMITH, Geoffrey SMITH, Geoffrey. THE SAVOY OPERAS. A New Guide to G&S. Hale (1983) pp236   MINT copy with d/w     £20.00 GANDS BOOK
BOOK604 Smith, Jonathan ILLUSTRATED SHEET MUSIC A Gilbert & Sullivan Guide. Arcadee Publishing (2007) pp48 250 limited edition (Nos.31 & No33)     £12.00 each (2 copies available) GANDS BOOK
BKS162 THE VIKING OPERA GUIDE THE VIKING OPERA GUIDE. Edited by Amanda Holden with Nicholas Kenyon and Stephen Walsh. Preface by Sir Colin Davis. Viking (1993 1st) pp1305 NEW. Section on G&S (illustrated) pp1055-1072 NEW (usual price £60.00)       £45.00 GANDS BOOK
BKS159 TURFERY, Cossar and PALMER, King TURFERY, Cossar and PALMER, King. THE MUSICAL PRODUCTION A Complete Guide for Amateurs. Light Opera, Revue, Musical Comedy and Pantomime. Pitman (1953) pp226 d/w (contains DC OC photos. of MK/GN/PF)         £20.00 GANDS BOOK
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