15 June 1973
Degree of relationship to ancient play:
This BBC Radio 3 broadcast of Brian's opera was a recording of the performance at Manchester Town Hall on 4 March 1973 (see ID 4464). The broadcast was repeated on 20 August 1974. Music drama in one act (39 minutes). The full score is dated April 1957. Text abridged and adapted by the composer from Blackie's Everyman translation.
Media of production:
Opera, musical and related genres