Mary E. Caldwell
Publisher: G. Schirmer
Pepito’s Golden Flower (1954)
Opera and Music Theatre
SATB Chorus (Mission Indian adults), Children’s Chorus (Mission Indian Children); Fiesta Dancers, Indian Ceremonial Dancers, 4 Tulare Indians
Soprano, Mezzo soprano, 2 Baritones
The opera is set against the authentic historical background of old Mission Santa Inez in California shortly after the earthquake of 1812.