Big Ben

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W484
Year Composed: 

Category:

Big Ben

Written in 1956, according to Appleby (1988), or in 1948, according to Villa-Lobos: Sua Obra (1989).

Dedicated to Frederick Füller, who gave the first performance in London.  The original text is in English.

Instrumentation: 

Originally written for voice & orchestra, and then arranged by the composer for voice & piano.

Scores: 

Villa-Lobos, Heitor. 1956. Big Ben: for voice and piano. New York: Southern Music Pub. Co. The score and parts are available from Peermusic.

Recordings: 
Performances: 
Category: 
Vocal Works