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Sir Arthur Sullivan

Sir Arthur Sullivan Composer

The Mikado (The Town of Titipu; operetta)

Performances: 18
Tracks: 142
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Musicology:
  • The Mikado (The Town of Titipu; operetta)
    Year: 1884-85
    Genre: Opera
    Pr. Instrument: Voice
    • Act 1
      • 1.Overture
      • 2.Chorus: If you want to know who we are
      • 3.Recitative: Gentlemen, I pray you tell me
      • 4.Aria and Chorus: A wand'ring minstrel
      • 5.Our great Mikado, virtuous man
      • 6.Young man, despair
      • 7.Recitative: And I have journey'd for a month
      • 8.Behold the Lord High Executioner!
      • 9.As someday it may happen that a victim must be found
      • 10.Chorus of Girls: Comes a train of little ladies
      • 11.Three little maids from school are we
      • 12.So please you, Sir, we much regret
      • 13.Were you not to Ko-Ko plighted
      • 14.I am so proud, If I allowed
      • 15a.Finale: With aspect stern and gloomy stride
      • 15b.Finale: The threaten'd cloud has pass'd away
      • 15c.Finale: Your revels cease! Assist me, all of you!
      • 15d.Finale: Oh fool, that flee-est my hallow'd joys!
      • 15e.Finale: For he's going to marry Yum-Yum
      • 15f.Finale: The hour of gladness is dead and gone
      • 15g.Finale: Ye torrents roar! Ye tempests howl!
    • Act 2
      • 1.Braid the raven hair, weave the supple tresses
      • 2.The sun whose rays are all ablaze
      • 3.Brightly dawns our wedding day
      • 4.Here's a how-de-do!
      • 5.Chorus: March of the Mikado's troops ('Miya sama')
      • 6.From ev'ry kind of man obedience I expect
      • 7.A more humane Mikado never did in Japan exist
      • 8.The criminal cried as he dropp'd him down
      • 9.See how the fates their gifts allot
      • 10.The flowers that bloom in the spring, tra la
      • 11.Alone and yet alive ; Hearts do not break!
        • 11a.Alone and yet alive
        • 11b.Hearts do not break!
      • 13.On a tree by a river ('Willow titwillow')
      • 14.There is beauty in the bellow of the blast
      • 15.Fanfare
      • 16.Finale: For he's gone and married Yum-Yum

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