• John Joubert
  • The Prisoner (1973)

  • Novello & Co Ltd (World)

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

  • 11111000timp.perc2pfstr(1.1.1.1.1)
  • 11 singing parts
  • 1 hr 30 min
  • John Joubert
  • Stephen Tunnicliffe after Tolstoy
  • English

Programme Note

SYNOPSIS

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.