The most comprehensive collection available, this songbook includes selections from every one of Gilbert and Sullivan's light operas. Ninety-two numbers are presented uncut and unedited, in their original keys, and in piano arrangements authorized by Sullivan himself. Includes brief plot synopses for... read more
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The most comprehensive collection available, this songbook includes selections from every one of Gilbert and Sullivan's light operas. Ninety-two numbers are presented uncut and unedited, in their original keys, and in piano arrangements authorized by Sullivan himself. Includes brief plot synopses for each opera plus 3 black-and-white illustrations.
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