Mus. play for 3 speakers, ten., and 2 basses, ch., and orch. by Stravinsky to lib. chosen and arr. by Robert Craft from Genesis, and York and Chester cycles of mystery plays. Comp. 1961–2. F.p. on tv (CBS) 1962; f. stage p. Hamburg 1963; London (concert) 1963. See also Britten's Noye's Fludde.