Cançao do poeta do século XVIII

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W486
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Written in 1948 for voice & piano (W486), this Cançao was arranged by the composer for voice and guitar in 1953 (W514), and for voice and orchestra in 1959 (W564).  Since then, it's been arranged for various instruments (including harmonica).

The work is dedicated to Cristina Maristany, who sang the premiere performance on November 10, 1962 (with Eleazar de Carvalho conducting the OSB, at the Teatro Municipal. 

The text is by Alfredo Ferreira.

Instrumentation: 

Voice and piano

Scores: 

Villa-Lobos, Heitor. 2005. Cançao do poeta do século XVIII: for voice and piano. New York [u.a.]: Peermusic. The score and parts are available at the Peermusic website.

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Category: 
Vocal Works