George Antheil (1900-1959)
Information about the composer George Antheil and his operas.
A 20th century modernist American composer, pianist, author and inventor.
The opera is based on the biblical story of Cain and Abel.
Recommended recordings on CD
Sloane/Nelsen/Jr. (CPO 777 545-2)
Bochumer Symphoniker, conducted by Steven Sloane, 2009.
Cast: Rebecca Nelsen (Mary), Ray M. Wade Jr. (Abe), William Dazeley (Ken).
CPO 777 545-2