Outline of a new opera buffa (comic opera) by Burgess

Scope and Content

Synoposis of a three act comic opera to be set in c 1914. The principal characters are:

Sir Edward Amberley (a baronet)

Roebuck (valet-companion of Sir Edward)

Kenneth Gunter (a doctor)

Cynthia Snow (fiancee of Kenneth Gunter)

Magda Alterduft (a singer)

Maud Prentice

Includes handwritten annotations by Burgess.

See also AB/ARCH/K/7: Notebook/diary, dated 1966-1967.