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Heitor Villa-Lobos

Considered the greatest Brazilian composer of the Americas, Heitor Villa-Lobos composed close to 2000 works during his lifetime. Among other aspects, he extensively used Brazilian folkloric themes in his works, making him the greatest exponent of musical nationalism, as well as has been influenced by Bach when writing the Bachianas.It was also through Villa-Lobos that Brazilian music became known worldwide.

Born: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 05/03/1887 Died: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, 17/11/1959

Works

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED)
    • Work
    • Instrumentation
    • Year
    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Heitor Villa-Lobos | 1887-1959

    • Work: Quarteto de Cordas

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    • Year:

    Title: Quarteto de Cordas
    Genres: Clássico

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Heitor Villa-Lobos | 1887-1959

    • Work: Brinquedo de roda n.1

    • Instrumentation: Piano

    • Year: 1912

    Title: Brinquedo de roda n.1
    Subtitle: Tira o seu pezinho
    Date: 1912
    Instrumentation: Piano
    Genres: Clássico

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Heitor Villa-Lobos | 1887-1959

    • Work: Brinquedo de roda n.2

    • Instrumentation: Piano

    • Year: 1912

    Title: Brinquedo de roda n.2
    Subtitle: A moda da carranquinha
    Date: 1912
    Instrumentation: Piano
    Genres: Clássico

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Heitor Villa-Lobos | 1887-1959

    • Work: Brinquedo de roda n.3

    • Instrumentation: Piano

    • Year: 1912

    Title: Brinquedo de roda n.3
    Subtitle: Os três cavalheirozinhos
    Date: 1912
    Instrumentation: Piano
    Genres: Clássico

    • COMPOSER (BORN – DIED): Heitor Villa-Lobos | 1887-1959

    • Work: Brinquedo de roda n.4

    • Instrumentation: Piano

    • Year: 1912

    Title: Brinquedo de roda n.4
    Subtitle: Uma, duas angolinhas...
    Date: 1912
    Instrumentation: Piano
    Genres: Clássico

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