HMS Pinafore

An entirely original nautical comic opera in two acts to a libretto by W. S. Gilbert. First performed at the Opera Comique, 25 May 1878.

Items held in the Society’s Library include early editions of the vocal score published by Metzler & Co. and the ‘Authentic D’Oyly Carte Edition’ vocal score published by Cramer & Co.

Orchestral selections and dance arrangements

See under Orchestral and Brass Band.