villa-lobos villa-lobos

Definition(s):

  • (n) Brazilian composer (1887-1959)

News

  • Around & About Music: Cello Heaven 10-Cello Choir at St Albans

    Cello Heaven, a 10-cello choir led by cellist Burke Schuchmann will play a program featuring the music of Villa-Lobos (his Bachianas Brazilieres & Bach preludes & fugue arrangements for cello ensembles), Brahms and American choral composer Morton Lauridsen, 8 p. m. Thursday, June 27 at St. Albans Episcopal Church, 1501 Washington Avenue, Albany.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Berkeley Daily Planet

Quotes

  • Regarding the Brazilian Villa-Lobos' significance to classical music, Marsalis said, "When most people think of Brazilian music, they think of the samba-influenced music of the '40s, '50s and '60s, particularly the music of Jobim. Villa-Lobos is...
    on Sep 25, 2008 By: Branford Marsalis Source: RedOrbit

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