This zany and witty English version of Orpheus in the Underworld has been performed many times all over the country.
The score has now been put into Finale for improved readability.
Following the rhyme scheme of the original French, this version ensures your audience of a rollicking good time.
If you are renting full orchestra parts, you will need the complete 4 act version. It is available for rental through Boosey and Hawkes or Theodore Presser.
A special chamber sized orchestration made specifically for this translation by Omari Tau is available exclusively through this website. Scored for violin, cello, flute/piccolo,clarinet, trumpet, trombone/euphonium, percussion, and piano, it is ideal for smaller venues.
Need a comic operetta aria in English? These free samples are suitable for auditions for sopranos and tenors.
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An ensemble cast makes this operetta popular with audiences, performers, and producers.