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
Joel Bello Soares Plays Villa-Lobos & Mignone

Joel Bello Soares, piano

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Guia Pratico #01

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4 (Piano)

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Choros #05

Complete String Quartets (Quarteto Radamés Gnattali) - DVD/BluRay

Quarteto Radamés Gnattali
Carla Rincón, violin
Andréia Carizzi, violin
Fernando Thebaldi, viola
Hugo Pilger, cello

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String Quartet #01

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String Quartet #02

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String Quartet #03

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String Quartet #04

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String Quartet #05

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String Quartet #06

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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

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String Quartet #12

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String Quartet #13

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String Quartet #14

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String Quartet #15

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String Quartet #16

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String Quartet #17

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String Quartet #18

Woodwind Music (Et Cetera)

Ardith Bondi, flute
Ellen Bardekoff, oboe, English Horn, horn
Karen Ellis, clarinet
Donald Johannessen, bassoon
Alfred Heller, piano

Woodwind Music cover

Back cover:

Woodwind Music back cover

Choros #02

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Duo for oboe & bassoon

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Quintet en forme de Choros

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Bachianas Brasileiras #6

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Songs from the Tropical Forest

A Floresta do Amazonas de Villa-Lobos (Assis Brasil)

João Carlos Assis Brasil, piano
Ney Matogrosso, vocals
Wagner Tiso, piano & synthesizers
Jaques Morelenbaum, cello
Jurim Moreira, percussion

Forest of the Amazon

A Obra Completa para Violão Solo (Sergio & Odair Assad)

Sérgio and Odair Assad, guitar

Choros #01

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

Virtuosi di Basso

Members of the violoncello and double bass group of the Czech Philharmonic Orhestra. Frantisek Host, conductor.

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

Piano Transcriptions (Levin)

Ira Levin, piano

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

Rustiques (Ocotillo Winds)

Ocotillo Winds:
Robert Spring, clarinet
Martin Schuring, oboe
Jeffrey Lyman, bassoon

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Trio for oboe, clarinet & bassoon

Chamber Music from the South (Mix House)

Paquito D'Rivera, clarinet
Pablo Zinger, piano
Gustavo Tavares, cello

Chamber Music from the South cover

Fantasia Concertante for piano, clarinet, and bassoon

Joseph Battista plays Cirandas (MGM)

Joseph Battista, piano

There's a page on the Latin American Music Center's website about Battista and the Cirandas disc, and more about his life at this Joseph Battista Memorial Fund page.

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Here's the original LP (MGM E3020):

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Cirandas

Yerma (Santa Fe Opera)

Santa Fe Opera Orchestra, conducted by Christopher Keene;Basil Langton, producer; Jose Limon, choreographer.

Mirna Lacambra, John Wakefield, Theodor Uppman, Frederica von Stade, Elaine Bonazz

See the complete listing of artists at the Santa Fe Opera's website.

No frills: 2 CDs from the House of Opera:

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Yerma

Ahn Trio - Paris Rio (Chesky)

Ahn Trio

The three Ahn sisters are Angella, violin; Lucia, piano; and Maria, cello

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Piano Trio #1

Andre Kostelanetz plays Music of Villa-Lobos

Andre Kostalanetz conducting an un-named orchestra

Andre Kostalanetz, piano

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Magdalena, concert suite

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Leyenda (Petar Jankovic)

Petar Jankovic, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

Cantigas y Canciones of Latin America (Curtin)

Phyllis Curtin, soprano
Ryan Edwards, piano

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Cancoes Tipicas Brasileiras

Mistura Da Bossa (Bertaud)

Philippe Bertaud, guitar
Denise Pinaud, vocals

Preludes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Heitor Villa-Lobos - Um trio, uma sonata e onze canções

Alceo Bocchino: piano
Anselmo Zlatopolski: violino
Iberê Gomes Grosso: violoncelo
Regina de Carvalho: soprano
Kleuza de Pennafort: contralto
René Talba: tenor
Bruno Wizuj: baixo
Velma Richter: piano
Oscar Borgerth: violino
Ilara Gomes Grosso: piano

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Piano Trio #1

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Piano Trio #3

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Lundu da Marquesa de Santos

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Cancoes Tipicas Brasileiras

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Modinas e Cancoes

Villa-Lobos (Orquestra Sinfônica Nacional UFF)

Orquestra Sinfônica Nacional UFF
Ligia Amadio, conductor

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Uirapuru

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Genesis

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Bachianas Brasileiras #7

Villa-Lobos, Gnatalli, Brandão (Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ)

Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ

  • Santino Parpinelli: violino
  • Jaques Nirenberg: violino
  • Henrique Nirenberg: viola
  • Eugen Ranevsky: violoncelo
  • Henrique Morelenbau: violino [piano?] 

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String Quartet #05

Valsas brasileiras (Canaud & Nascimento)

Fernanda Canaud: piano
Joel Nascimento: bandolim

Valsa da Dor

Grandes Encontros Instrumentais

Orquestra Brasília:
Abel Ferreira:
Arthur Moreira Lima:
Paulo Sérgio Santos:
Rafael Rabello:
Paulo Moura:
Joel Nascimento:
Altamiro Carrilho:
Chiquinho do Acordeon:
Henrique Cazes:
Zé da Velha:
Rildo Hora:
Jorge Degas:
Djalma Correa:
João Carlos Assis Brasil:
Wagner Tiso:
Sivuca:
João Lyra:
Toni Dias:
Fernando Pereira:
Paulinho da Viola:

Valsa da Dor

Noturnos Brasileiros (Anna Cândida)

Anna Cândida, piano

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Hommage a Chopin

Sonhos, ritmos e danças

Orquestra do Estado de Mato Grosso
Turibio Santos, guitar
Leandro Carvalho, conductor

Guitar Concerto

Piano Brasileiro

Honorina Silva: piano
Guiomar Novaes: piano
Antonieta Rudge: piano
Ana Cândida: piano
Lais de Souza Brail: piano
Aloysio de Alencar Pinto: piano
Maira Romelita: piano
Arnaldo Rabelo: piano
Ana Stella chic: piano
Frutuoso Viana: piano
Júlia da Silva Monteiro: piano
Camargo Guarnieri: piano
Yara Bernette: piano
Francisco Mignone: piano
Sonia Maria Strutt: piano
Magdalena Tagliaferro: piano

As Tres Marias

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Choros #05

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Ciclo Brasileiro

Ao Vivo nos EUA (Joel Nascimento & Sexteto Brasileiro)

Joel Nascimento & Sexteto Brasileiro

Paulo Sérgio Santos: clarinete e sax soprano
Henrique Cazes: cavaquinho
João Lyra: violão e viola caipira
Maurício Carrilho: violão
Luiz Otávio Braga: violão de 7 cordas
Beto Cazes: percussão 

Choros #06

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

Mozart, Villa-Lobos, Nepomuceno, Brandão (Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ)

Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ

Santino Parpinelli: violino
Jaques Nirenberg: violino
Henrique Nirenberg: viola
Eugen Ranevsky: violoncelo
Henrique Morelenbaum: violino

String Quartet #11

Marcas d´água: Musica Brasileiras para clarineta e piano

Cristiano Alves: clarineta
Tamara Ujakova : piano

Fantasia Concertante for piano, clarinet, and bassoon

Grandes pianistes - Antonietta Rudge

Antonietta Rudge, piano

A Prole do Bebê, Suite #1

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Suite Floral

Gnatalli, Guerra Peixe, Bochino, Villa-Lobos (Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ)

Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ

Santino Parpinelli: violino
Henrique Morelenbaum: violino
Jaques Nirenberg: viola
Eugen Ranevsky: violoncelo

String Quartet #06

Boccherini, Siquera, Henrique Oswald, Villa-Lobos (Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ)

Quarteto Brasileiro da UFRJ

Santino Parpinelli: violino
Jaques Nirenberg: violino
Henrique Nirenberg: viola
Eugen Ranecsky: violoncelo
Henrique Morelenbaum: violino

String Quartet #17

Clássicos (Uakti)

Uakti

Décio Ramos
Paulo Santos
Artur Andrés
Marco Antônio Guimarães

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Isis Moreira pianista: Prado, de Carvalho, Villa-Lobos

Isis Moreira, piano

Cirandas

Brazilian and Spanish Piano Works

Geisa Dutra, piano

A Prole do Bebê, Suite #1

Guitar Music of South America (Field)

Hilary Field, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

A Floresta do Amazonas (DVD+CD)

Isaac Karabtchevsky, conductor
Orquestra Petrobras Sinfonica

Forest of the Amazon

Hans Gal: Violin Sonatas

Annette-Barbara Vogel, violin
Juhani Lagerspetz, piano

Preludes for Guitar

Rarities of Piano Music at Schloss vor Husum, vol. 15

Dance of the White Indian from Ciclo Brasileiro

Guitar Music of the Americas (Novacek)

Steven Novacek, guitar

Etudes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

Licia Lucas in Italy - My Favorite Encores

Licia Lucas, piano

Impressões Seresteiras

Balada para un Loco (Sylvia Klein)

Sylvia Klein, soprano
Quinteto Tempos
Wagner Sander, piano

Songs from Forest of the Amazon

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Tagumpay Nating Lahat (Tour-CD 2006)

Ateneo de Manila College Glee Club
Maria Lourdes Venida-Hermo, director

Pater Noster

Amelia and other favourites

Lucio Lazzaruolo, guitar

Etudes for Guitar

Guitar Concertos (Jimenez)

Rafael Jimenez, guitar
Terence Frazor, conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta

Guitar Concerto

Guitar Music of Villa-Lobos and Torroba

Julian Bream, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

Paul Brodie Ambassador of the Saxophone

Paul Brodie, saxophone
Glen Montgomery, piano
Erica Goodman, harp

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Brasil (Costa and Assis)

Alaide Costa, vocals
João Carlos Assis, piano

Preludes for Guitar - arr. Piano

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4-piano

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Hommage à Villa-Lobos (Cáceres)

Oscar Cáceres, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Etudes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Cafe 1930 (Carron / Skareng)

Tobias Carron, flute
Per Skareng, guitar

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Distribution of Flowers

Missa São Sebastião (Associação de Canto Coral)

Associação de Canto Coral
Cleofe Person de Mattos, director (Missa)
Elza Lakschevitz, director (BB#9)

Missa São Sebastião

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Bachianas Brasileiras #9

Compositions for Winds

Residenz Quintett München

Quintet en Forme de Choros

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Quatuor

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Trio

Concert at Castle Howard

Simon Wynberg, guitar
John Anderson, oboe & clarinet

Distribution of Flowers

Kraft Guitar Concertos (CBC)

Norbert Kraft, guitar
Kazuhiro Koizumi conducting the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

Guitar Concerto

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Preludes for Guitar

Cariño

Páll Eyjólfsson, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

Villa-Lobos Piano Trios (Aulustrio)

Aulustrio
Fábio Brucoli, violin, Mauro Brucoli, cello, Paulo Brucoli, piano

Piano Trio #1

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Piano Trio #2

Canções Típicas Brasileiras (Cristina Maristany)

Cristina Maristany, soprano
Alceo Pocchino, piano

Canção do poeta do século XVIII

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Jardim Fanado

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Vira

Concerto (Wordtmann & Limberg)

Manfred Wordtmann, Soprano and Alto Saxophone
Hans-Martin Limberg, Organ

Fantasia for Saxophone

Mignone, Villa-Lobos, Itiberê Sacred Works

Yonne Guimarães, soprano
Associação de Canto Coral
Cleofe Person de Mattos, director

Bendita Sabedoria

Horizons: Piano Music of Latin America

Nancy Roldan, piano

Cirandas

Cartão de Visita (Moreira Lima)

Arthur Moreira Lima, piano

Dance of the White Indian from Ciclo Brasileiro

Violoncelada (Rio Cello Ensemble)

Rio Cello Ensemble

David Chew, cello & director
Diana Lacerda, Fábio Almeida, Fernando Bru Pesce, Hugo Pilger, Marcelo Isdebski Salles, Márcio Eymard Mallard, Saulo Moura de Almeida, cellos
Marta Herr, soprano

 

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Mandu-Çarará (arr. Wagner Tiso)

Christopher Robin Johnson, Guitarist

Christopher Robin Johnson, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

Bachianas Brasileiras #1, 4, & 5 (Rio Cello Ensemble)

Rio Cello Ensemble, conducted by Antonio Guedes Barbosa
Leila Guimarães, soprano

Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4-orch

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Elias Belmiro interpreta Villa-Lobos

Elias Belmiro, guitar

Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Villa-Lobos - Um Clássico Popular (Quinteto Villa-Lobos)

Quinteto Villa-Lobos

Antonio Carrasqueira, flute
Luis Carlos Justi, oboe
Paulo Sergio Santos, clarinet
Philip Doyle, horn
Aloysio Fagerlande, bassoon

Lundú da Marqueza de Santos

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Melodia Sentimental

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Choros #01

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Choros #02

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Valsa da Dor

Classical Guitarist - John Kneubuhl

John Kneubuhl, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

London Poem (Leandro Carvalho)

Leandro Carvalho & The Britton String Quartet

The musicians in Big Ben:

David Gardner : Violoncelo
Leandro Carvalho : Violão
Louisa Aldridge : Violino
Marcelo Costa : Sinos Tubulares
Rebekah Allan : Violino
Regina Machado : Voz
Richard Pryce : Contrabaixo
Thomas Beer : Viola de Arco 

Big Ben

Chamber and Choral Music (Lontano)

Lontano
BBC Singers
Odaline de la Martinez, conductor

Martin Allen (Tamtam)
Tim Holmes (Alto Saxophone)
Ruth Crouch (Violin)
John McDougall (Bassoon)
Melinda Maxwell (Oboe)
James Woodrow (Guitar)
David Rix (Clarinet)
Ingrid Culliford (Flute)
Gillian Tingay (Harp)
Martin Robertson (Alto Saxophone)
Shelagh Sutherland (Celesta)
Jane Salmon (Cello) 

Deux Choros (bis)

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Choros #07

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Bachianas Brasileiras #9

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Sexteto Mistico

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Quatuor Symbolique

Modinha - The Music of South America (Duo Stoiber-Stegman)

Duo Stoiber-Stegman

Walter Stoiber, flute
Winfried Stegmann, guitar

Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Distribution of Flowers

A Mare Encheu / Pobre Cega (Ballon)

Ellen Ballon, piano

Cirandas

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Guia Pratico, Book 1

Man of the Forest (Perelman)

Ivo Perelman, tenor saxophone
Joanne Brackeen, piano
Mark Helias, bass
Billy Hart, drums
Guilherme Franco, cuica, timba, congas, pandeiro, zabumba, bells
Cyro Baptista, pandeiro, cuica, triangulo, gongs, caxixi, ceramic drum, bells
Nana Vasconcelos, caxixi, bells, shells, voice
Dom Salvador, accordion
Duduka da Fonseca, caxixi, triangle, wood blocks

Hamelin: Rachmaninov, Villa-Lobos, Chopin, Schulz-Evler

Marc-André Hamelin

Hamelin cover

 

Rudepoema

Preludios e Cancoes (Damaceno, Biesek)

Jodacil Damaceno, guitar
Ludna Biesek, soprano

 

Back cover:

Back cover

Preludes for Guitar

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Cancao do Poeta do Seculo XVIII

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Cancao do Amor

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Modinha

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Cantilena

Pablo Rossi - Live at Steinway Hall

Pablo Rossi, piano

A Prole do Bebê, Suite #1

Ruda (Caravelle LP)

Orquestra do Teatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro
Mário Tavares, conductor

Ruda

H. Villa-Lobos Por Maria Livia São Marcos

Maria Livia São Marcos, guitar

 

Another version of the cover:

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and the back cover:

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Preludes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

The World Premiere Record (Schoenfeld Duo)

Schoenfeld Duo
Alice Schoenfeld, violin
Eleonore Schoenfeld, cello

Choros #02

Ivan Scott plays Villa-Lobos

Ivan Scott, guitar

Preludes for Guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Choros #01

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Choros #02

Suite Sugestiva (Discant)

Soloisten der Philharmonie Hungarica, conducted by Helmut Imig

Gudrun Pelker, Mezzosprano
Jörg Westerkamp, Baritone

 

 

 

Suite Sugestiva

Páginas Brasileiras (de Carvalho)

Valdilice de Carvalho, piano

Rosa marela

Villa-Lobos Chamber Music (Trio d'Anches Ozi)

Trio d'Anches Ozi

Fantasia Concertante for piano, clarinet, and bassoon

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Trio for Oboe, Clarinet, & Bassoon

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Bachianas Brasileiras #6

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Quatuor for Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, & Bassoon

Brasilian Images

Evgueni Ratchev conducting the Chamber Orchestra Solistas de Londrina

Bachianas Brasileiras #4 (Orchestra)

Villa-Lobos das crianças (Fermata)

Villa-Lobos das crianças - Espetáculo Musical de Cantigas Infantis
Espetáculo realizado no Teatro Cultura Artística sob a Direção geral de Lacov Hillei - São Paulo - 1987

VL par criancas cover

Back cover:

VL par criancas cover

Guia Pratico (selections)

Bambambulêlê - Coral Infantil do Rio de Janeiro

Coral Infantil do Rio de Janeiro, conducted by Elza Lakschevitz

Coro Infantil cover

Back cover:

Coro Infantil cover

Guia Pratico (selections)

BassoonXX

Rino Vernizzi, bassoon
New Music Studium, conducted by Antonio Plotino

BassoonXX

Back cover:

BassoonXX back cover

Cirandas das Sete Notas

Favorite Harp Concertos (Philips)

Catherine Michel, harp
Monte Carlo National Opera Orchestra, conducted by Antonio Carlos Nobrega d Almeida

Harp Concerto

National Chamber Players: Nonets and Septets

National Chamber Players

Nonets and Septets - cover

Choros #07

Villa-Lobos Live! (Brana)

Felicja Blumental, piano
Filarmonica Triestina, Luigi Toffolo, conductor
Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Heitor Villa-Lobos, conductor

Villa-Lobos Live!

Bachianas Brasileiras #3

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Piano Concerto #5

Distribution of Flowers (The Schubert Club Presents)

Clea Galhano, recorder
Tony Hauser, guitar

Distribution of Flowers cover

Back cover:

Distribution of Flowers back cover

Distribution of Flowers

Villa-Lobos Conducts the Violoncello Society

The Violoncello Society, conducted by Villa-Lobos

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Fantasia Concertante for Orchestra of Violoncellos

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Preludes and Fugues from the Well-Tempered Clavier, transcribed for an Orchestra of Cellos by VL

Clara Sverner Guia Pratico Integral

Clara Sverner, piano

Clar Sverner cover

Guia Pratico #01

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Guia Pratico #02

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Guia Pratico #03

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Guia Pratico #04

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Guia Pratico #05

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Guia Pratico #06

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Guia Pratico #07

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Guia Pratico #08

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Guia Pratico #09

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Guia Pratico #10

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Guia Pratico #11

Guitar Concerto, Etudes, Preludes (Bream)

Julian Bream, guitar

LSO, Andre Previn

Julian Bream cover

Back cover:

Julian Bream, back cover

Guitar Concerto

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Etudes for Guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Villa-Lobos Festival 1975

Orquestra Sinfônica Brasileira
Sergio Magnani, conductor

Erosao

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Papagaio do Moleque

Chamber Music Palm Beach: Illuminations

Chamber Music Palm Beach

Illuminations: cover

Choros #07

Chamber Music (Signum)

Die Kammersolisten der Stattsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pflaz

HVL Cover

Back cover:

HVL Back cover 

Deux Choros (bis)

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Choros #07

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Quintet en forme de Choros

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Choros #02

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Fantasia Concertante

25th Anniversary - International Double Reed Society

Alex Klein (Oboe)
George Sakakeeny (Bassoon)

Cover

Duo for Oboe & Bassoon

Cantos De Las Sierras

Joachim Klingenfuss (Guitar), Bettina Tempel (Flute)

Cantos cover

Distribution of Flowers

Cello Music from Mexico & Brazil

Alethio Lozano (Flute), Juan Carlos Laguna (Guitar), Gustavo Martin (Cello),Juan Antonio Santoyo (Piano)

O canto do cisne negro

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Assobio A Jato

Chamber Music With Flute (Pahud, Lesage, Meyer)

Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Paul Meyer (Clarinet), Francois Meyer (Oboe), Eric Le Sage (Piano)

Choros #02

Duo Cordier-Kirschner: Cimarosa, Piazzolla, etc.

Rémy Cordier (Flute), Michel Kirschner (Guitar)

Cormier-Kirshner cover

Distribution of Flowers

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Modinha: Guitar Works of Villa-Lobos (Brabec)

Lubomír Brabec (Guitar), Gabriela Benacková (Soprano), Jana Brozková (Oboe), Ales Bartá (Celesta), Jiri Hlavac (Alto Saxophone), Katerina Englichova (Harp), Zofie Vokálková (Flute)

Modinha

Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Sexteto Mistico

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