Tag: gilbert and sullivan

Biblical Philology is a Song

This youtube video has gone a bit viral. It’s a song set to a possibly familiar tune, as Tom Lehrer was wont to say

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Painless Opera Education: Anna Russell

 

 

 

 

Yet More Gilbert and Sullivan: Poor Wandering One

The Great Pratter Song… And Some Variations

More Gilbert and Sullivan courtesy of Youtube:

If that’s a bit fast for you and you need some explanation, try this:

This tune is so catchy everyone has borrowed it. For example:

And yes, the church is not above borrowing, too:

And now you can thank me for hearing this tune in your head the rest of the day. 😉

Gilbert and Sullivan for Mozart’s Birthday

Frankly, G & S are the opera I’m most familiar with.

There are reams of interesting classical clips at Vai Music Youtube if you’re so inclined.