Status: Usually despatched within 7 working days
Publisher: Boosey & Hawkes (New York)
Based on an ancient Taoist fable about a small village farmer whose fortune continually changes through a chain of interconnected events. Singers are divided into two character groups – the narrator and the villagers – and a soloist sings the role of the farmer. The moral of the story: You never know, keep on going. All is not as it first appears. Duration: ca. 8:00.