You can purchase copies of Ruddigore scores from the following locations.
They offer online, or at least e-mail, ordering, and shipment to anywhere
in the world.
- IMSLP — Vocal Score published by Chappell, 1890 (i.e. before the
Toye "revision") may be downloaded as a PDF file.
- Opus 1 Music — Exclusive
North American agents for rental of "The Newby Scores" of the 13 G&S
operas. The arrangements are scored for as few as 12 or 13 instrumentalists
(or as many as the music director cares to include) and still maintain
a balanced, artistic accompaniment. The "Newby Scores" have been used
all over the English-speaking world and are frequently employed in the
various International Gilbert & Sullivan Festivals.
- Oxford University Press Score: Offers a new vocal and full score,
each with the complete libretto. Edited by David Russell Hulme, based
on a number of different versions. Newly engraved scores. Extensive introductory
notes, and important original and discarded items have been restored.
Vocal score (019 3243520) lists for $19.95, and full score (019 3243504)
for $150. Matching orchestral parts are available from their for hire
library. See Sheet Music Plus links below
- Sheet Music Plus — The
ultimate online sheet music source. They have over 336,000 titles to
choose from, and you can order online. Flat rate shipping of $2.99 to
any US address. Click on the following links to go directly to their
Ruddigore score sales pages:
25 August, 2011