Opera in two acts with prologue.
Duration: 135 minutes
Text: Nancy Bush
Dedication: "To Hyman Fagan, author of the historical study Nine Days that Shook England, whose instigation and encourage-ment led me to write the work."
The Arts Council of Great Britain in the 1951 Festival of Britain Opera Competition.
184.108.40.206/220.127.116.11/timpani/percussion(2)/harp/strings (+2 stage trumpets)
British Library, London. MSS Mus. 367-376: Draft short score in pencil; Vocal score - copies of the ink score of the piano reduction; Full score in ink.
Soloists with the Leipzig Opera Chorus and Gewandhaus Orchestra, conducted by Helmut Seidelmann. Produced by Heinrich Voigt. Opera House, Leipzig, 6 September 1953.
Subject: The English Peasant Rebellion of 1381.
Henschelverlag, Berlin, 1954. Vocal score (German).
, London, 1959. Vocal score (German and English).