Arthur Sullivan

Biography by

Sullivan is remembered for operettas he wrote with Gilbert, best known of which are The Mikado, The Pirates of Penzance, H.M.S. Pinafore, and The Gondoliers.
Read Full Biography

Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
H. M. S. Pinafore (The Lass that Loved a Sailor), operetta 1878 01:24:23 Opera Show/Musical
The Pirates of Penzance, operetta 1879 01:32:35 Opera Show/Musical
The Mikado (The Town of Titipu), operetta 1884 44:55 Opera Show/Musical
Symphony in E major ("Irish") 1866 36:14 Symphony
The Yeomen of the Guard (The Merryman and his Maid), operetta 1888 01:25:19 Opera
The Gondoliers (The King of Barataria), operetta 1889 01:45:42 Opera
Ruddigore (The Witch's Curse), operetta 1887 01:27:36 Opera
Patience (Bunthorne's Bride), operetta 1881 01:32:49 Opera
Trial by Jury, operetta 1875 32:24 Opera
Iolanthe (The Peer and the Peri), operetta 1882 01:39:07 Opera
St. Gertrude ("Onward, Christian soldiers"), hymn for chorus 03:38 Choral
Princess Ida (Castle Adamant), operetta 1884 01:27:04 Opera
The Lost Chord, song for voice & piano 1877 04:30 Vocal Music
The Sorcerer, operetta 1877 01:26:19 Opera
Noel (or It came upon the midnight clear), hymn for chorus 03:22 Choral
Grand Duke (The Statutory Duel), operetta 1896 01:42:55 Opera
Overture di ballo, for orchestra in E major 1870 10:35 Orchestral
Utopia Limited (The Flowers of Progress), operetta 1893 01:56:17 Opera
Orpheus with His Lute, song for voice & piano (from "Shakespeare Songs (5)") 1863 03:28 Vocal Music
Princess of Wales March (Marche danoise), for orchestra (also arr. for piano) 02:50 Orchestral
See All Compositions