- nounEnglish composer of operettas who collaborated with the librettist William Gilbert (1842-1900)• Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer
* * *(1842–1900) an English ↑composer. He is best known for the ↑Savoy Operas, a series of ↑operettas (= light comic operas) he wrote with W S Gilbert, which show his skill for writing light, often humorous, music. Gilbert and Sullivan wrote 14 popular ↑operettas, including ↑Mikado and ↑Pirates of Penzance, which are still performed regularly in Britain. He also wrote serious operas and other pieces of ↑classical music, but they are less well known than the Savoy Operas. He was made a ↑knight in 1883.
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