Villa-Lobos Recordings

This is a nearly comprehensive database of Villa-Lobos recordings. There are nearly 1000 discs - 78s, LPs, CDs and some DVDs.

Titlesort descending Artist Cover Works
Full of Grace: Songs to the Virgin Mary

Fairhaven Singers
Ralph Woodward, conductor & organ

 Full of Grace cover

Back cover:

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Alki

Alki Guitar Trio
Adrien Brogna, 7-string guitar
Magali Rischette, 6-string guitar
Hughes Kolp, 10-string guitar

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Tristorosa

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Suite Floral

The Art of the Fugue

NFM Wroclaw Chamber Orchestra Leopoldinum
Ernst Kovacic, conductor

The Art of the Fugue cover

Back cover:

Art of the Fugue back cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #9

Joseph Bacon, Guitarist

Joseph Bacon, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Etudes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Sons das Américas

Núcleo Hespérides

in the Villa-Lobos Suite for Voice & Violin:
Adélia Issa, soprano
Elaine Tokeshi, violin

Suite for Voice & Violin

Música Moderna Brasileira

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Back cover:

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Duo for Oboe & Bassoon

Humoresque

Stefano Grondona & Laura Mondiello, guitar duo

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Back cover:

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Cirandas: Terenzinha de Jesus

Music for Piano (Szidon)

Roberto Szidon, piano

Szidon cover

A Fiandeira</a.

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Rudepoema

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Saudades das Selvas Brasileiras

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New York Skyline

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Carnaval das Criancas

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A Lenda do Caboclo

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Suite Floral

Corrupião (Edu Lobo)

Edu Lobo, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Fuego (A Corda)

A Corda
Birgitte Sternes, violin
Martin Haug, guitar

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Jungle Drums (Morton Gould)

Morton Gould and His Orchestra

Bachianas Brasileiras #2

Octo Celli

Octo Celli

Bachianas Brasileiras #1

Opus Pop (Zimbo Trio)

Zimbo Trio
Flute - Carlos Alberto, Silvia Maria
Orchestrated By - Ciro Pereira
Producer - Rubens Barsotti

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira: Nobre, Villa-Lobos, Santoro

Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira
Isaac Karabtchevsky

Bachianas Brasileiras #4

Tadashi Sasaki

Tadashi Sasaki, guitar

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Etudes for Guitar - #6 & 12

The Siena Pianoforte

Marisa Regules, piano

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Back cover:

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Side 2:

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A Prole do Bebê, Suite #1

Touch Wood (Apetrea, Tolonen)

Coste Apetrea, Jukka Tolonen, guitars

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Preludes for Guitar

Cirandas e Cirandinhas (Szidon)

Roberto Szidon, piano

Cirandas e Cirandinhas cover

Cirandas

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Cirandinhas

Melodias Populares (Leila Guimarães)

Leila Guimarães, soprano

Guimaraes cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Forest of the Amazon

Live aus dem Casino Baumgarten

Acht Cellister Wiener Symphoniker

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Villa-Lobos 5 Preludes 12 Etudes (Brabec)

Lubomír Brabec, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

Guitar Music by Barrios and Villa-Lobos (Vindenes)

Njål Vindenes, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

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Suite populaire Bresilienne

Villa-Lobos, Cataloube, Sealey, Rein (Ensemble Girigonza)

Ensemble Girigonza
Paula Quick, voice
Lucie Laneville, flutes
Raymond Sealey, guitar

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Back cover:

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Distribuicao de Flores

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Serestas #5: Modinha

Complete Guitar Works (Tanzil)

Iwan Tanzil, guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

Villa-Lobos Popular

Amilton Godoy, piano and Gabriel Grossi, harmonica

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Ciclo Brasileiro

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

Alma Brasileira (Sverner)

Clara Sverner, piano

Clara Sverner cover

Valsa da Dor

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Impressoes Seresteira</a.

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Prole do Bebe book 1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4

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Choros #05

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Lenda do Caboclo

Villa-Lobos Superstar

Pau Brasil

Nelson Ayres, Rodolfo Stroeter, Paulo Bellinati, Teco Cardoso & Ricardo Mosca

Ensemble SP

Marcelo Jaffé, viola
Betina Stegman, violin
Nelson Rios, violin
Robert Suetholz, cello

Renato Braz, vocals

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Sexteto Mistico

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Lenda do Caboclo

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Choros #01

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4

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String Quartet #05

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Preludes for Guitar - #3

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Lundu da Marquesa de Santos

Elegante (Palma-Nidel)

Susan Palma-Nidel, flute

Ivan Lins (vocals), Branford Marsalis (soprano and tenor Sax), Leo Amuedo, Chico Pinheiro, Quique Sinesi (guitar), Edward Arron (cello), the Borromeo String Quartet, Nilson Matta (bass), Hector del Curto (bandoneon), and Cyro Baptista & Cafe (percussion)
 

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Assobio a jato

Interna sete ardente (Trio in canticis)

Trio in canticis
Guya Valmaggi, Marina Valmaggi, Alice Tamburini

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O Cor Jesu

Viva Brazil (Live EP)

Yo-Yo Ma, Kathryn Stott, Sergio and Odair Assad & Joseph Gramley

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Choros #05

Parade (Trio Chitarristico di Roma)

Trio Chitarristico di Roma

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Lundu da Marquesa de Santos

Heitor Villa-Lobos Agustin Barrios Guitar Works (Campese)

Clara Campese, guitar

Clara Campese cover

Preludes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

Guitar Music (Stefanizzi)

Massimo Stefanizzi, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Villa-Lobos Symphony no. 4, Piano Concerto no. 5 (Urania)

Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française
Heitor Villa-Lobos, conductor
Felicia Blumental, piano
Magda Tagliaferro, piano
Aline Van Barentzen, piano

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Symphony #04

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Piano Concerto #5

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Momoprecoce

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Choros #05

Tanzologia

Villa-Lobos Duo
Sven Holger Philippsen, cello
Boyan Karanjuloff, guitar

Tanzologia cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Panorama Brasileiro (Allessandrini)

Olinda Allessandrini, piano

Panorama Brasileiro cover

Ciclo Brasileiro

Estampas (Quaternaglia)

Quaternaglia
Sidney Molina, Fabio Ramazzina, Fernando Lima, João Luiz, guitars

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

Music for Guitar: Granados, Mangoré, Villa-Lobos, Vivaldi (Rossetti-Bonell)

Dario Rossetti-Bonell, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Manhã De Carnaval: Guitar Music from Brazil

Graham Anthony Devine, guitar

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Melodia Sentimental from Forest of the Amazon

La Guitarre Classique de Michel Dintrinch

Michel Dintrinch, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Villa-Lobos (Blue Rose Duo)

Blue Rose Duo
Lars Hoefs, cello
Rose Chen, piano

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Pequena Suite

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

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Song of the Black Swan

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Divagação

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Sonhar

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Preludio #2

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Capriccio

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Berceuse

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Elegie

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Improviso #7

Los Ambulantes (Machaca)

Morgan Szymanski and Machaca

Machaca cover

Distribuicao de Flores

Contrepoint (Guimaraes)

Maria Ines Guimaraes, piano

Cirandas

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Cirandinhas

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4

Mano a Mano (Machaca)

Machaca
Morgan Szymanski, guitar
With guests: Sacconi Quartet, Ruth Rogers (violin), Gemma Rosefield (cello), Laura Mitchell (soprano), Luzmira Zerpa (cuatro, voice), ODuo (percussion), Jose Menor (harpsichord) and Phuong Nguyen (accordion).

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Music for the Moment: Zodiac Gemini

Rino Vernizzi, bassoon
Michele Carulli, clarinet
Andrea Griminelli, flute
Pietro Borgonovo, oboe

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Quatuor for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet & Bassoon

Serenade: Music for Quintet by Villa-Lobos, Roussel, Jolivet and Francaix

Linos Harfenquintett

Quintette Instrumental

Villa-Lobos: The 50th Anniversary Collection

Manuel Salvatore and Elisabeth Santi
Sonja Prunnbauer
Manuel Salvatore
The Saarland Radio Wind Trio
John Williams
Linos Harfenquintett
Laszlo Szendrey-Karper
Manuel Salvatore and Evah Margareta
Manuel Barrueco
Sestetto Vigo
Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra

Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Quintette Instrumental

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Sexteto Mistico

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Distribuicao de Flores

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Guitar Concerto

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Preludes for Guitar

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Trio for Oboe, Clarinet, & Bassoon

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Harp Concerto

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Etudes for Guitar

Vladimir Mikulka plays Iberoamerican Guitar Music

Vladimir Mikulka, guitar

Etudes for Guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Music for Wind Trio: Mozart, Martinu, Villa-Lobos, Ibert and more

The Saarland Radio Wind Trio

Trio for Oboe, Clarinet, & Bassoon

String Quartets #12, 13, 14 (Bessler-Reis)

Bessler-Reis Quartet

Bernardo Bessler, first violin
Michel Bessler, second violin
Christine Springuel, viola
Alceu Reis, cello

Bessler-Reis cover

String Quartet #12

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String Quartet #13

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String Quartet #14

String Quartets #15, 16, 17 (Bessler-Reis)

Bessler-Reis Quartet

Bernardo Bessler, first violin
Michel Bessler, second violin
Christine Springuel, viola
Alceu Reis, cello

Bessler-Reis cover

String Quartet #15

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String Quartet #16

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String Quartet #17

String Quartets #7-11 (Quarteto Amazônia)

Quarteto Amazônia

Quarteto Amazonia cover

String Quartet #07

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String Quartet #08

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String Quartet #09

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String Quartet #10

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String Quartet #11

Villa-Lobos Trios (Artistrio)

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Ayrton Pinto, violin
Antonio Del Claro, cello
Yara Bernette, piano

Artistrio cover

Piano Trio #1

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Piano Trio #3

Complete solo guitar works (Zigante)

Frédéric Zigante, guitar

Zigante cover

Back cover:

Back cover

Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Choros #01

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Simples, Mazurka for guitar

String Trio (Gasteig Trio)

Gasteig Trio

Gasteig Trio cover

Back cover:

Back cover

String Trio

Os choros de câmara (Kuarup)
Sérgio Assad (guitar)
Paulo Moura (saxophone)
Murilo Santos (piano)
Mario Tavares (conductor) and the male chorus of the Associação de Canto Coral.

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Choros #01

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Choros #02

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Choros #03

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Choros #04

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Choros #05

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Choros #07

Trios Brasilieros (Damocles Trio)

Damocles Trio

Adam Kent, piano
Airi Yoshioka, violin
Sibylle Johner, cello

Piano Trio #1

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Piano Trio #2

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Piano Trio #3

Bravura Bassoon: Benjamin Coelho

Benjamin Coelho, bassoon
With the Maia String Quartet, Christine Rutledge, viola, Volkan Orhon, bass, and Anthony Arnone, conductor.

Bravura Bassoon cover

Corrupio for bassoon and string quintet

Quadros de Uma Alma Brasileira (DVD)

Cia. Bachiana Brasileira, Orquestra e Coro, conducted by Ricardo Rocha

André Frias, percussão
Antonio Augusto, trompa
Ariane Petri, fagote
Cristiano Alves, clarineta
Cristina Braga, harpa
Daniel Guedes, violino
Eliezer Conrado, trompa
Elisa Wiermann, celesta
Fabio Presgrave, violoncelo
Fernando Silveira, saxofone
Francisco Gonçalves, oboé
Helder Teixeira, flauta
Josué Soares, trompa
Katia Balloussier, pian

Leonardo Souza, percussão
Lino Hoffmann, percussão
Marcelo Bonfim, flauta
Marco Della Favera, trombone
Mauro Senise, saxofone
Paulo Marcio Vaz, percussão
Paulo Passos, clarineta
Paulo Pedrassoli, violão
Ricardo Amado, violino
Ricardo Santoro, violoncelo
Rodrigo Foti, percussão
Tamara Ujakova, piano
Turíbio Santos, violão
Victor Astorga, oboé

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Nonetto

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Choros Bis

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Choros #01

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Choros #02

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Choros #03

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Choros #04

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Choros #05

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Choros #07

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Sexteto Mistico

Em Torno de Villa-Lobos

Odette Ernest Dias
Ruy Quaresma
Andrea Ernest
Raimundo Nicioli

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Choros #01

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Songs from Forest of the Amazon

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Mazurka-Choro from Suite Popular Brasileira

A Viagem de Villa-Lobos (Projeto B)

Projecto B

Yvo Ursini, guitar, Leonardo Muniz Corrêa, alto sax & clarinet, Vicente Falek, piano, Amílcar Rodrigues, trumpet, Henrique Alves, bass, & Maurício Caetano, drums

Choros #05

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Etudes for Guitar

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Choros #02

Symphony #02 (Villa-Lobos cond. Maracana SO)

Maracanã Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Heitor Villa-Lobos

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Download an image of the LP back (thanks to the Brazilian Concert Music blog for this).
 

Symphony #02

Música em torno do Modernismo

Ernesto Nazareth, piano
Marcelo Bratke, piano
Jose Miguel Misnik, piano
Orquestra da Radiofisao Francesca, H.Villa-Lobos, conductor
Orquestra do Concurso Nacional de Regência do Rio de Janeiro de 1975
Lais de Souza Brasil, piano
Coral do Centro Educacional de Niteroi

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Booklet Cover:

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Back Cover:

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Choros #10

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Descobrimento do Brasil

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Nonetto

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Melodia da Montanha

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Estrela e Lua Nova

Works for Solo Guitar (Piero Bonaguri)

Piero Bonaguri, guitar

 

Piero Bonaguri cover

Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Choros #01

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Valsa-Choro

Boston Symphony Chamber Players, vol. 3

Boston Symphony Chamber Players

Boston Symphony Chamber Players cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #6

Bachtrompete, Streicher und Gitarre

Dirceu Braz, trumpet
José Rogério, guitar
Rogulski Trio
Rudolf Schmidt, piano

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Villa-Lobos Piano Music (Hamelin)

Marc-André Hamelin

Hamelin cover

 

 

A Prole do Bebê, Suite #1

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A Prole do Bebê, Suite #2

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As Tres Marias

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Rudepoema

William Bennett and Friends - Villa-Lobos Music for Flute

William Bennett, flute
Neil Black, oboe
Janice Knight
Thea King, clarinet
Robin O'Neill, bassoon
Simon Wynberg, singer
Charles Tunnell, cello

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Back cover:

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Bachianas Brasileiras #6

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Choros #02

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Trio for clarinet, oboe and bassoon

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Distribution of flowers

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Assobio a Jato

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Quinteto Em Forma De Choros

Corydon Singers: Villa-Lobos Sacred Music (Hyperion)

Corydon Singers, Matthew Best, conductor

Corydon Singers

Back Cover:

Back cover: Corydon Singers

Missa São Sebastião

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Bendita sabedoria

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Praesepe

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Cor Dulce, Cor Amabile

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Panis Angelicus

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Sub Tuum Praesidium

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Ave Maria For Five Voices

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Ave Maria For Six Voices

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Pater Noster

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Magnificat-Alleluia For Mezzo Soprano, Chorus And Orchestra

Música de Câmara Brasileira

Trio de Madeiras de Porto Alegre

Olinda Alessandrini, piano
Adolfo Almeida, bassoon
Augusto Maurer, clarinet 

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Fantasia Concertante for Piano, Clarinet and Bassoon

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Choros #02

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Quatuor for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, & Bassoon

Alfred Heller: Piano Music v.1

Alfred Heller, piano

Alfred Heller cover

Back cover:

Alfred Heller back cover

Ondulando

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O Gato e O Rato

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Ibericarabe

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4 (Piano)

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Poema Singelo

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A Lenda do Caboclo

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Sul America

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Choros #05

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A Fiandeira

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Saudades das selvas brasileiras

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Valsa da Dor

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New York Skyline Melody

Bachianas Brasileiras #1 & #5 (Arion)

Nicole Fournie, soprano
Ensemble Tempo di Cello, conducted by Jacques Bernaert

David Funck cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Guitar Concerto (Yepes)

Narcisco Yepes, guitar
London SO, Navarro

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Another record, matching the Villa-Lobos concerto with the Castelnuovo-Tedesco concerto: 

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Guitar Concerto

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

Momoprécoce (Centaur)

Nohema Fernandez, piano
Seoul PO, Freeman

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Prole Do Bebê, book 1

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Momoprecoce

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A Lenda do Caboclo

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Saudades das Selvas Brasileiras

Sämtliche Gitarrenwerke (Tröster)

Michael Tröster, guitar

Troster cover

Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Choros #01

Violin Sonatas and Piano Suites (Et Cetera)

Alfred Heller, piano
Jue Yao, violin

Violin Sonatas (cover)

Back cover:

Violin sonatas (back cover)

Sonate-fantaisie no. 1 for violin and piano

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Sonate-fantaisie no. 2 for violin and piano

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Sonata for violin and piano no. 3

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Suite Floral

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Dancas Africanas

Facétie (Brégant)

Mélanie Brégant, accordeon

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Ciclo Brasileiro: Dance of the White Indian

Great preludes for guitar (Hoppstock)

Tilman Hoppstock, guitar

Tilman Hoppstock cover

Preludes for Guitar

Exotica (Nuss)

Benyamin Nuss, piano

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Impressoes Seresteiras

Air: Virginia Abs singt Lieder

Virginia Abs, soprano
Gerald Handrick, guitar

Virginia Abs cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Lundú da Marqueza de Santos

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Estrella é Luo nóva

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Serestas: Modinha

20 Jahre Arpegigione Live

Arpeggione Kammerorchester

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4 - prelude

Four Corners!

Das Hornquartett der Berliner Philharmoniker

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Vera Dulova (Melodiya)

Vera Dulova, harp
Orchestra of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of the USSR, conductor A.Lazarev

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Harp Concerto

Romancing the Oboe

David Nuttall, oboe
Timothy Kain, guitar

Romancing the Oboe cover

Distribuicao de Flores

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Melodies populaires bresiliennes (Nascimento)

Paolo Abel Do Nascimento, counter-tenor
Claude Fondraz, piano

Paolo Abel Do Nascimento, cover

Back cover:

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Shanghai Cyprien Katsaris (DVD)

Cyprien Katsaris, piano

Katsaris cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #4

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Choros #05

Anthony Goldstone - Inspiration (Homage to Maria Curcio)

Anthony Goldstone, piano

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Choros #05

Jump! (Hornung)

Maximilian Hornung, cello
Milana Chernyavska, piano

Jump! cover

Back Cover:

Back cover

Song of the Black Swan

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Complete Solo Works (Bungarten)

Frank Bungarten, guitar

Frank Bungarten cover

Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Schmankerln & Postres

Ralf Mathias Caspers, violin
Tamaki Takeda-Caspers, piano

Schmankerln & Postres cover

Song of the Black Swan

Guitarra Solo (Mokry)

Andrzej Mokry, guitar

Suite Populaire Bresilienne

Musica Latinoamericana (Claudia Corona)

Claudia Corona, piano

Claudia Corona cover

Ondulando

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O Gato e O Rato

São Paulo Samba (DVD)

Monica Salmaso, Claudio Cruz, Banda Mantiqueira
Orquestra Sinfonica do Estado de São Paulo, John Neschling

Choros #10

Violinmusik aus Amerika

Hans-Christian Siegert, violin
Heinz-Jakob Spelmans, piano

Sonate-fantaisie no. 1 for violin and piano

B. A.C. H.ianas & Transkriptionen (Bismuth)

David Bismuth, piano

Bismuth cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #4 (Piano)

Musik bei Kriegsende 1944-46 (Jacques Thibaud Trio Berlin)

Jacques Thibaud Trio Berlin

Burkhard Maiß (Violine), Philip Douvier (Viola) und Bogdan Jianu (Violoncello) 

Jacques Thibaud Trio cover

String Trio

Alma Brasileira: Panorama du piano brésilien du XXe siècle

Cristina Ortiz, piano

Alma Brasileira cover

Back cover:

Back cover

Valsa da Dor

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A Lenda do Caboclo

Bachianas Brasileiras (La Quartina)

La Quartina:
Roichi Fujimori
Shunsuke Fujimura
Hisaya Dougin
Ayumu Kuwata

With the following added cellists in [1]-[3], [11]-[19]
Shunsuke Yamanouchi
Kenichi Nishiyama
Masako Watanabe
Yuki Murai

 

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

Turina / Villa-Lobos (The Macalester Trio)

The Macalester Trio
Donald Betts, piano
Camilla Heller, cello
Joesph Roche, violin

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Piano Trio #1

Famous Flute Miniatures

Grzegorz Olkiewicz, flute
Waldemar Malick, piano

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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