Cox and Box


Comic opera in one act by F.C. Burnand and Arthur Sullivan


Year of composition:

1867

Source of arrangement:

Kalmus parts

Copyright status:

public domain

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Materials available:

full score, orchestra parts, Bb clarinet parts, overture materials, Handwritten orchestra parts for rental, overture arrangement for woodwind quintet, overture arrangement for small concert band, Gambling Duet vocal score


Full (conductor's) score


Description:

Typeset full (conductor's) score, 169 pages.

Note:

This score includes an additional (first) verse to No.2 (Bouncer's song); an additional (second) verse to No. 4 (Box's lullaby), and an additional (second) verse to No. 7 ("The Buttercup").

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Orchestra parts


Description:

Typeset orchestra parts.

Flutes (2, 2nd doubling Piccolo)

8 pp

Oboe

8 pp

Clarinets (2, parts call for both A and Bb instruments)

9 pp

Bassoon

9 pp

Horns (2)

9 pp

Cornets (2)

7 pp

Trombones (2)

7 pp

Percussion (click here for more information)

8 pp

Violin 1

13 pp

Violin 2

13 pp

Viola

13 pp

Cello

12 pp

Bass

12 pp

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Bb clarinet parts


Description:

Typeset part for Clarinets 1 and 2, transposed to call for Bb instruments only, 9 pages.

Note:

These Bb clarinet parts are compatible with the manuscript Kalmus edition of the parts, as well as with the Note8 edition described above.

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Overture materials for orchestra


Want to program the Cox and Box overture with your orchestra, rather than produce the full opera? Here's everything you'll need.


Description:

Typeset full (conductor's) score, 21 pages
Typeset orchestra parts, for Sullivan's full Cox and Box orchestra, 1 or 2 pages each
The clarinet part calls for both players to play Bb instruments.

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Even without a full orchestra, you can program this lively, too-little-known overture, one of your website proprietor's favorites.  Take a look my arrangements for woodwind quintet and for concert band.