Choral work by Alexander Goehr, to text by John Hollander, for sop., cont. (or male alto), ten., bar., and bass soloists, mixed ch., mixed children's ch. (or semi‐ch. of sop. and alt.), and 13 instrumentalists. Comp. 1991–2. F.p. 1992, Seville Cath., Spain., cond. John Eliot Gardiner.