Tuesday Feb 13, 2018
Albuquerque, NM 87107
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Enjoy a sneak peek of the opera based on Rudolfo Anaya's best-selling novel.
Enjoy a sneak preview of the music from the world premiere of this brand new opera based on Rudolfo Anaya's beloved novel. "Bless Me, Ultima"—the most famous New Mexican novel—is now an opera. Opera Southwest, along with the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque and Opera Cultura in California, is thrilled to have commissioned an opera based on Anaya's best-selling novel. The composer, Héctor Armienta, has worked with Mr. Anaya on the libretto and the resulting piece will be an historic event.