Commissioned for the 400th anniversary of Queen Elizabeth I Grammar School for Boys

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  • 11 singing parts
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • Stephen Tunnicliffe after Tolstoy
  • English

Programme Note


Set in Concordia, a small impoverished state somewhere in Eastern Europe, around 1900, the story tells of the imprisonment and false accusation of Sergei, known and respected as a fair master who was generous with his wealth.