The Yeomen of the Guard

Comic opera in two acts by Gilbert & Sullivan


Year of composition:

1888

Source of arrangement:

Reputed to be Sullivan's original orchestration

Copyright status:

public domain

G&S Archive link:

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Description:

Performing edition of full orchestration of two traditionally-cut songs: No. 1A, "When jealous torments rack my soul", a solo for Wilfred; and No. 3A, "A laughing boy but yesterday", a solo for Sgt. Meryll. Typeset and performance-tested.

Materials available:

"Jealous torments" full score, "Jealous torments" orchestra parts, "Laughing boy" full score, "Laughing boy" orchestra parts, Typeset orchestra parts for rental, Act I finale insert

Free materials available elsewhere:

PDF files, courtesy of the Gilbert & Sullivan archive:  "Jealous torments" piano/vocal score, "Laughing boy" piano/vocal score


No. 1A, "When jealous torments rack my soul" full (conductor's) score


Description:

Typeset full (conductor's) score, 17 pages.

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No. 1A, "When jealous torments rack my soul" orchestra parts


Description:

Typeset orchestra parts.

Flutes (2)

1 page

Oboe

1 page

Clarinets (2, in Bb)

1 page

Bassoons (2)

1 page

Horns (2)

1 page

Violin 1

2 pages

Violin 2

2 pages

Viola

2 pages

Cello

2 pages

Bass

2 pages

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No. 3A, "A laughing boy but yesterday" full (conductor's) score


Description:

Typeset full (conductor's) score, 8 pages.

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No. 3A, "A laughing boy but yesterday" orchestra parts


Description:

Typeset orchestra parts.

Flute and Piccolo (2 players)

1 page

Oboe

1 page

Clarinets (2, in Bb)

1 page

Bassoons (2)

1 page

Horns (2)

1 page

Cornets (2, in Bb)

1 page

Trombones (2)

1 page

Percussion (snare drum)

1 page

Violin 1

1 page

Violin 2

1 page

Viola

1 page

Cello

2 pages

Bass

1 page

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Act I finale insert


Description:

The Kalmus full score contains Act I finale verses for four different men's chorus soloists:  Yeomen 1 and 2 as in standard editions, then repeat for Yeomen 3 and 4.  The repeat requires a 5-bar bridge (as a first ending), also present in the Kalmus score but not in the parts.  Here are those parts for free download.

Flutes (2)

1 page

Oboe

1 page

Clarinets (2, in Bb)

1 page

Bassoons (2)

1 page

Horns (2)

1 page

Violin 1

1 page

Violin 2

1 page

Viola

1 page

Cello

1 page

Bass

1 page

Purchase price:

free download

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