The Villa Lobos Letters

Presents for the first time the complete surviving correspondence of the outstanding Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959), one of the most colourful figures in twentieth-century music.

The Villa Lobos Letters

Presents for the first time the complete surviving correspondence of the outstanding Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959), one of the most colourful figures in twentieth-century music.

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The Villa-Lobos Letters
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Heitor Villa-Lobos
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Toccata Press

Presents for the first time the complete surviving correspondence of the outstanding Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959), one of the most colourful figures in twentieth-century music.
The Villa-Lobos Letters
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Heitor Villa-Lobos
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Toccata Press

Presents for the first time the complete surviving correspondence of the outstanding Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959), one of the most colourful figures in twentieth-century music.
Heitor Villa-Lobos’s Bachianas Brasileiras
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Norton Dudeque
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Heitor Villa-Lobos’s Bachianas Brasileiras demonstrates how the composer achieved his own Brazilian neoclassical style in a group of works, nine suites in total, that is arguably one of the best examples of homage to J.S. Bach’s music in the twentieth century. In this book, the corpus of Bachianas Brasileiras is
Historical Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Classical Music
Language: en
Pages: 546
Authors: Nicole V. Gagné
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-17 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Classical Music contains a chronology, an introduction, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries on the most important composers, musicians, methods, styles, and media in modernist and postmodern classical music.
Envisioning Brazil
Language: en
Pages: 515
Authors: University Associate Professor of History Marshall C Eakin, Marshall C. Eakin, Paulo Roberto de Almeida, Rubens Antonio Barbosa
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-31 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

Envisioning Brazil is a comprehensive and sweeping assessment of Brazilian studies in the United States. Focusing on synthesis and interpretation and assessing trends and perspectives, this reference work provides an overview of the writings on Brazil by United States scholars since 1945. "The Development of Brazilian Studies in the United