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Box / Folder MEX01.06
Folder Scope & Content Opera - The Conquistador SD Opera Publications
Collection Mexican Jewry Collection
Collection Location JHSSD Archives
Series Documents
Dates of Creation 1996-1997
Description (MEX) Material concerning the opera, "The Conquistador" an opera commissioned by the San Diego Opera about the Carvajal family in Mexico during the Inquisition. It premiered March 1997. It was written by Myron Fink (music) and Donald Moreland (libretto) based on the book "The Martyr" by Martin Cohen.