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André da Silva Gomes

  A Portuguese composer, he assumed in 1774 the role of chapel master at the Sé Church in São Paulo, remaining in Brazil until his death. There he organized a free music school and an orchestra. From his wide musical production, about 130 are the most well-known, among them hymns, litanies, masses, offertories, and in addiction, he also wrote a treatise on counterpoint.

Born: Portugal, Lisboa, 15/12/1752 Died: Brasil, São Paulo, SP, 16/06/1844

Works

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED)
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    • Instrumentation
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    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): André da Silva Gomes | 1752-1844

    • Work: Missa de Natal

    • Instrumentation:

    • Year: 1823

    Title: Missa de Natal
    Date: 1823
    Genres: Clássico

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): André da Silva Gomes | 1752-1844

    • Work: Missa a 5 vozes

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    • Year: 1983

    Title: Missa a 5 vozes
    Date: 1983
    Genres: Clássico