1931

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1931

Life

  • Villa continues his work in music education in Sao Paulo.
  • The Excursão Artistica Villa-Lobos begins.  The composer and a group of musician friends (including Souza Lima, Nair Duarte and Antonieta Rudge) perform 54 concerts in the back woods of São Paulo, Minas e Paraná provinces.  The first concert is in Campinas on Jan. 20. [to the right, a poster of a concert in Sao Paulo at the end of the tour, in October]
  • Villa-Lobos returns to live in Rio de Janeiro in December. He is named as Superintendent of Musical and Artistic Education in the capital.

Works

World

    • Birth of João Gilberto
    • Death of Vincent d'Indy

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