Descobrimento do Brasil : Suites Nos. 1 - 4

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Title: Descobrimento do Brasil : Suites Nos. 1 - 4
Otros títulos: Descubrimiento de Brasil : Suites Nos. 1 - 4
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Heitor Villa-Lobos; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (Bratislava); Roberto Duarte
Código CDU: Vill.06
Forma Musical: Suites (Orchestra) Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with Orchestra, Brazil (Songs and music)
Abstract: The music of Heitor Villa-Lobos is known for its characteristic nationalism, driving rhythms, and original instrumentation. He was trained as an autodidact opposed to academic instruction, his music grew in a completely independent and individual fashion. Villa-Lobos began studying music at an early age, when his father, a worker at the National Library and an amateur musician, taught him to play cello, viola, and guitar. These early influences later became evident in the orchestration of some of his more prominent works. Although he intended to enter school to study medicine, Villa-Lobos soon found that he preferred spending time with the local popular musicians, becoming familiar with the various musical styles native to Rio de Janeiro's street and night life. Among other skills, he learned to improvise guitar melodies over the "choro," a popular instrumental genre of the time, which lent Villa-Lobos the effortless Latin nationality so strongly present in his music. From the ages of ...


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1 & 2. Discover ... 1 - Introduction - Joy.wav 18:09 183.2Mb WAV audio wav
3. Discovery of ... 2 - Moorish Impression.mp3 3:49 5.245Mb Unknown mp3
4. Discovery of ... 2 - Sentimental Adagio.mp3 6:25 8.806Mb Unknown mp3
5. Discovery of ... . 2 - The Rattle-Snake.mp3 2:20 3.206Mb Unknown mp3
6. Discovery of ... 3 - Iberian Impression.mp3 11:16 15.46Mb Unknown mp3
7. Discovery of ... ebration in the Forest.mp3 3:38 4.997Mb Unknown mp3
8. Discovery of ... sion of the Navigators.mp3 2:40 3.673Mb Unknown mp3
9. Discovery of ... rocession of the Cross.mp3 15:30 21.26Mb Unknown mp3
10. Discovery o ... (Adam Blazo, Baritone).mp3 15:01 20.58Mb Unknown mp3
Discovery of Brazil Suite No. 2 - Completo.wav 12:29 125.9Mb WAV audio wav
Discovery of Brazil Suite No. 3 - Completo.wav 17:28 176.3Mb WAV audio wav
Discovery of Brazil Suite No. 4 - Completo.wav 30:28 307.5Mb WAV audio wav

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