All these operas have been re-orchestrated for single wind, two horns and trumpet. The trumpet is optional is some operas. The Wagner and Rimsky-Korsakov operas have a trombone in addition.

Percussion and string parts are supplied, usually as the composer wrote them. For heavily divided string passages a version for single string players may be provided.

Please click the link on each opera for more details and samples pages.

Beethoven Fidelio
Bellini La Sonnambula
  I Capuleti e i Montecchi
.  Norma: In progress
Bizet Carmen
Donizetti Lucia di Lammermoor
.  La Fille du Regiment: In progress
Gounod Faust
Lehar Die Lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow)
  -- Now available worldwide
Leoncavallo Pagliacci
Mascagni Cavalleria Rusticana
Mozart Cosi fan Tutte
  Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute)
  Don Giovanni
  Idomeneo, Reduction in progress.
  La Clemenza di Tito
  Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Puccini La Boheme
  Madama Butterfly.
.  La Rondine: In progress
Rimsky-Korsakov Kashchey the Immortal.
Rossini G Il Barbiere di Sivillia (The Barber of Seville). Reduction complete, awaiting proof reading.
Strauss J Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
  Das Spitzentuch der Königin (The Queen’s Lace Handkerchief): Available, sample pages coming soon
Sullivan, Arthur The Gondoliers: Available, samples pages due soon.
  The Pirates of Penzance
Tchaikovsky Eugene Onegin
  Pique Dame (The Queen of Spades)
Verdi Aida
  La Forza del Destino (The Force of Destiny)
  La Traviata
  Simon Boccanegra
  Un Ballo in Maschera (A Masked Ball)
Wagner Die Walküre
  Der Fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman)

Commissions will be considered. Please contact us for details.

All the reductions are created by Francis Griffin.