The Piano Music of Heitor Villa-Lobos

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Title: The Piano Music of Heitor Villa-Lobos
Otros títulos: Piano Music 6
Rudepoêma : As Três Marias : Saudades das Selvas Brasileiras
La música para piano de Heitor Villa-Lobos
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Heitor Villa-Lobos; Sonia Rubinsky
Código CDU: Vill.15
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 ...


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1. Sul América (1925).wav 3:50 38.72Mb WAV audio wav
2. New York Sky Line Melody (1939).wav 2:56 29.68Mb WAV audio wav
3. As Três Marias - No. 1 Alnitah.mp3 1:00 1.377Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. As Três Marias - No. 2 Alnilam.mp3 1:46 2.429Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. As Três Marias - No. 3 Mintika.mp3 1:20 1.842Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Saudades das ... ras (1927) - I Animado.mp3 1:48 2.468Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Saudades das ... ) - II Un poco animado.mp3 3:57 5.432Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. O Gato e o rato (1914).wav 2:58 29.98Mb WAV audio wav
9. Petizada (19 ... ireita tem uma roseira.mp3 1:07 1.547Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Petizada (1912) - II Assim ninava mamã.mp3 1:56 2.646Mb MPEG Audio mp3
11. Petizada (1 ... A pobrezinha sertaneja.mp3 2:10 2.977Mb MPEG Audio mp3
12. Petizada (1912) - IV Vestidinho branco.mp3 1:09 1.576Mb MPEG Audio mp3
13. Petizada (1912) - V Sací.mp3 1:45 2.400Mb MPEG Audio mp3
14. Petizada (1 ... istótia da caipririnha.mp3 1:39 2.270Mb MPEG Audio mp3
15. Caixinha de música quebrada (1931).wav 3:05 31.12Mb WAV audio wav
16. Valsa d’A menina das nuvens (1952).wav 4:20 43.80Mb WAV audio wav
17. Collecçao infantil (1911).wav 3:09 31.85Mb WAV audio wav
18. Carnaval de Pierrot (1910).wav 2:35 26.15Mb WAV audio wav
19. Melodia da ... Belo Horizonte’ (1938).wav 2:15 22.65Mb WAV audio wav
20. Rudepoêma (1921-1926).wav 22:29 226.9Mb WAV audio wav
As Três Marias - Completo.wav 4:01 40.47Mb WAV audio wav
Saudades das Se ... iras (1927) - Completo.wav 5:42 57.57Mb WAV audio wav
Petizada (1912) - Completo.wav 9:28 95.61Mb WAV audio wav

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