Good Friday, 1519

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by Frederick Frahm. Part of a set of two concert works inspired by a text of American author Haniel Long. (The second work is entitled ‘Malinche in the Forest’.) The storyline considers the fateful encounters of Malinche (Doña Marina) and Hernán Cortés as Spanish Conquistadors found themselves at the shores of South America on the beach of Veracruz.