Cheshire Opera Enterprises

Librettos, scores, parts, recordings and play scripts

Cheshire Opera Enterprises provides librettos, scores, parts, books, scripts and recordings from  British and Irish opera of the Victorian era and twentieth-century musical and spoken theatre.

 

Prices quoted do not include postage & packing.  For further details, please contact:-

 Raymond J. Walker, 6 Lindow Fold, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 6DT, UK,    

Tel: +44 (0)1625 530030    Email: raymondwalker@talktalk.net

 

 

British and Irish Victorian Opera

  

Sir Arthur Sullivan

More details on the Sullivan items can be found at http://math.boisestate.edu/gas/html/raywalker/ .

 

Recordings

Light of the World, oratorio, (3 CDs  -  17)

Forgotten Victorian Theatre Music  - Sullivan & Balfe (10)

The Power of Love, Rare arias by Balfe, Faraday, Sullivan, Wallace (14)

Haddon Hall - Grundy & Sullivan (2 CDs  -  17)

Cox & Box (original version 1866) - Burnand & Sullivan (9)

Vocal Scores (10-14)

Kenilworth masque  - Chorley & Sullivan

Cox & Box - Burnand & Sullivan

Contrabandista - Burnand & Sullivan

The Window song cycle - Tennyson & Sullivan

The Foresters incidental music, songs and choruses - Tennyson & Sullivan

Piano/band parts for sale or hire:- 

Di Ballo overture

Haddon Hall

Iolanthe selection

Mikado selection

Rose of Persia selection

The Savoy Lancers

Sullivan Melodies include Trial, Pirates, Patience, Mikado, Ruddigore, Gondoliers, Yeomen, Utopia and Haddon Hall  

Orchestra band parts/full score for all 13 Gilbert & Sullivan operas are available (full versions or reduced 16 player versions) and can be hired at attractive rates from either archive@mugss.org or mike@mike-harris.me.uk 

 

Michael William Balfe

Recordings

The Power of Love, Rare arias by Balfe, Faraday, Sullivan, Wallace (14)

Forgotten Victorian Theatre Music - Sullivan and Balfe (10)

Librettos

The librettos are facsimiles of  Victorian editions.  They are priced at 4.50 each, except where stated.

 

The Bohemian Girl

The Maid of Artois

The Siege of Rochelle

The Puritan's Daughter (5)

Satanella or The Power of Love

Il Talismano (The Talisman)

Band parts for sale or hire:- 

The Bohemian Girl overture

The Siege of  Rochelle overture

 

William Vincent Wallace

Recordings

The Power of Love, Rare arias by Balfe, Faraday, Sullivan, Wallace (14)

 

Librettos

The librettos are facsimiles of  Victorian editions.  

 

The Amber Witch  (4.50)

Lurline  (5.00)

 

Books

William Vincent Wallace, A Memoir - W.H. Gratton Flood, facsimile of 1912 publication (4.50).

William Vincent Wallace - Robert Phelan, Celtic Publications, 1994 (8)

 

 Other Composers and Playwrights

Recordings

The Power of Love, Rare arias by Balfe, Faraday, Sullivan, Wallace

The Arcadians, with dialogue - Monckton & Talbot

A Society Clown,  Grossmith Songs

The Grossmith Legacy,  Grossmith Songs

Floral Dance, songs and ballads made popular by Peter Dawson.

Scores

Cups & Saucers, Castle Bang, Carrotina: Three Curtain Raisers + song 'Baby on the Shore' (with libretti) - George Grossmith

Librettos

The librettos are facsimiles of  Victorian editions.  They are priced at 4.50 each.

 

The Lily of Killarney - Julius Benedict

Robin Hood - George Alexander Macfarren

 

Cheshire Opera Enterprises offers a further selection of  librettos, mainly twentieth century musicals and operettas, by a number of composers, see here.

 

Band parts for sale or hire:- 

 

A Country Girl selection - L Monckton

Merrie England selection - E. German

Tom Jones selection - E. German

Richard III overture - E. German

Marriage market selection - V. Jacobi

Play Scripts

Cheshire Opera Enterprises offers a selection of twentieth century play scripts, see here.

 

 

           Cheshire Opera Enterprises, 2008.