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
Badura-Skoda 75th Birthday Tribute

Paul Badura-Skoda, piano

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Impressoes Seresteiras from Ciclo Brasileiro

Tagliaferro Plays Villa-Lobos

Magda Tagliaferro, piano

French LP Cover:

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Brazilian LP Cover:

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Impressoes Seresteiras

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A Lenda do Caboclo

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Choros #05

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Dancas Caracteristicas Africanas - Farrapos

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Guia Pratico #01 - A maré encheu

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Guia Pratico #06 - Vamos atras de serra

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Guia Pratico #04 - Rosa amarela

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Carnaval das Criancas - A gaita de um precoce fantasiado

Lua de Papel

Coral Cariúnas e Regência, Vivian Assis
Flávia Cançado, voice & arrangements
Reginaldo Costa, voice, guitar, cavaquinho & percussion
Janina Damião, voice & piano
Jairo Batista, piano

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

Toquinho & Orquestra Jazz Sinfônica

Toquinho, vocals & guitar
Orquestra Jazz Sinfônica do Estado de São Paulo

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Back cover:

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

Waves: Averil Williams and Friends

Averil Williams, flute
Ingunn Hildur Hauksdóttir, piano
Michael Higgins, piano
Einar Jóhannesson, clarinet
Ian Clarke, piano

Waves Cover

Choros #02

Villa-Lobos Piano Music (Ortiz)

Cristina Ortiz, piano

Cristina Ortiz cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #4

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Poema Singelo

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Caixinha de musica Quebrada

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As Tres Marias

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Valsa da Dor

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Cirandas

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Ciclo Brasileiro

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Saudades das Selvas Brasileiras

Quinteto Villa-Lobos - 35 anos de música brasileira

Maria Teresa Madeira, piano Quinteto Villa-Lobos: Aloysio Fagerlande, bassoon Luiz Carlos Justi, oboe Paulo Sérgio Santos, clarinet Philip Doyle, horn Toninho Carrasqueira, flute

Choros #02

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Quintet en forme de Choros

Piacello - Ginastera, Piazzolla, Villa-Lobos

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Clems Malich, cello
Ivone Bambina, piano

Piacello cover

Cello Sonata #2

Recital brasileño (Yepes)

Narcisco Yepes, guitar

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Choros #01

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Etudes for Guitar

Pequeño recital de guitarra (Yepes)

Narcisco Yepes, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Incontro

Mats Norrefalk, electric guitar
Ulf Samuelsson, organ

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Choros #05

Enesco / Villa-Lobos (Remington)

RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Heitor Villa-Lobos conducting

Choros 06 cover

Choros #06

Kraus Immortal

Alfredo Kraus, tenor

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Modinhas e Cancoes - Cançao do marinheiro

Delicacies & Desserts (Duo Intermezzo)

Duo Intermezzo: Ralf Mathias Caspers (violin) & Tamaki Takeada-Caspers (piano)

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Song of the Black Swan

Villa-Lobos – seleção do Guia Prático

Coro Infantil do Teatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro
Elza lakschevitz, regente
Inês Rufino, piano
Quinteto Villa-lobos

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Guia Pratico

Bachianas Brasileiras #1, #4 (Bloomfield, Pressler)

Violoncello ensemble conducted by Theodore Bloomfield
Menahem Pressler, piano

Bloomfield, Pressler cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #4

Latin-american Piano Music (Ametrano)

Irma Ametrano, piano

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Impressoes Seresteiras

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Choros #05

Shostakovich, Villa-Lobos (Cuarteto Buenos Aires)

Cuarteto Buenos Aires

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String Quartet #06

Bach/Villa-Lobos (Costanzo)

Irma Costanzo, guitar

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Back cover:

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Preludes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Alma Latina: The Latin Soul of the Cello

Emilio Colón, cello
Sung Hoon Mo, piano

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Pequena Suite

Valsas (Allessandrini)

Olinda Allessandrini, piano

Allessandrini cover

Tristorosa

Coleccion Numerada ATS Cultural 5

Cuarteto de Cuerdas de la Universidad Nacional de la Plata

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String Quartet #17

Bachianas Brasileiras #1, Choros #04, 07 (Janssen)

Chamber group under the direction of Werner Janssen

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Choros #07

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Choros #04

Boccherini / Villa-Lobos (Victor Simon)

Cellos Ensemble, Victor Simon, conductor
Victor Simon, cello

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

Canções, Serestas e Modinhas - Villa-Lobos

Rosenete Eberhardt, soprano
Marcus Llerena, guitar

Cancoes, Serestas e Modinhas cover

Serestas

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Modinhas e Canções

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Jardim Fanado

Cult Alf: 40 Anos de Bossa Nova

Johnny Alf, singer, piano

Idriss Boudrioua plays the saxophone on this disc. I haven't been able to track down the names of the other musicians.

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Melodia Sentimental from Forest of the Amazon

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Latino America Para Duas Guitaras

Sergio and Odair Assad, guitars

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As Tres Marias

Five Postcards

Rita Porfiris, viola
Anton Miller, violin
Jeannie Yu, piano

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Duo for Violin & Viola

Heitor Villa-Lobos Pet Preludija

Marijan Makar, guitar

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Suite Populaire Bresilienne

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Preludes for Guitar

Tocar (Camerata Carioca)

Camerata Carioca

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A Lenda do Caboclo

Heitor Villa-Lobos / Domingo Santa-Cruz (Surinach)

MGM String Orchestra
Carlos Surinach, conductor

Santa Cruz, Domingo, Carlos Surinach, and Heitor Villa-Lobos. 1957. Symphony for strings / no. 9 / Villa-Lobos. U.S.A.: M-G-M Records. 

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Back cover:

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Bachianas Brasileiras #9

Villa Lobos, Na Musica de Banda

Banda da Policia Militar de Minas Gerais, conducted by Sebastiao Viana

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Back cover:

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Pro Pax

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O canto pajé

Nao Temos Palavras para lhe Desejar Boas Festas

Céu da Boca

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Back cover:

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Cancoes de Cordialidade

Eliot Fisk spielt Villa-Lobos, Sojo, Morel, Barrios Mangore

Eliot Fisk, guitar

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Guitar Etudes

Brazilian Quartet no. 5

Carioca String Quartet

Ernest Borgeth, violin
Barraca, violin
Orlando Frederico, viola
Iberê Gomes Grosso, cello

Carioca String Quartet

String Quartet #05

BB#5 in 45rpm (Albanese, Stokowski)

Licia Albanese, soprano Leopold Stokowski, conductor Frank Miller, cello

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

The 20th Century Guitar

Philip Hemmo, guitar

Philip Hemmo cover

Preludes for Guitar

Divagações Poéticas

Ricardo Simões, guitar

Ricardo Simoes cover

Valsa Brilhante from Valsa Concerto #2

The Baby's Family (Echániz)

José Echániz, piano

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The original 1955 LP:

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Back cover:

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Prole do Bebe, book 1

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Prole do Bebe, book 2

Heitor Villa-Lobos 12 Etudes - 5 Preludes (Guthrie)

Robert Guthrie, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

Villa-Lobos: Música para Piano (Ballon)

Ellen Ballon, piano

Ellen Ballon Piano Music

Lenda do Caboclo

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Prole do Bebe, book 1

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Cirandas

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Ciclo Brasileiro

Villa-Lobos (Bartoli)

René Bartoli, guitar

Rene Bartoli cover

Guitar Etudes

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Preludes for Guitar

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Choros #01

Nelson Freire en concert

Nelson Freire, piano

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Back cover:

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A Lenda do Caboclo

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As Tres Marias

Villa-Lobos (Rostropovich)

The USSR Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Bakharev conductor
Vitaly Buyanovsky, Pavel Evstigneyev, Anatoly Sukhorukov french horn
Victor Venglovsky trombone
Mstislav Rostropovich cello
Cellists Ensemble
Galina Vishnevskaya soprano

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Harmonia Mundi CD cover:

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1 - prelude

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Choros #04

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5 - Aria

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Ciranda das Sete Notas

Brazilian Piano, 1972-2007

Zélia Chueke, piano

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Saudades das Selvas Brasileiras

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Poema Singelo

Catherine Malfitano & Joseph Malfitano: Duets for Voice and Violin

Catherine Malfitano, soprano

Joseph Malfitano, violin

Music for Voice and Violin

Musical Heritage Society cover:

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Suite for Voice and Violin

Lotte's Gift

Karin Schaupp, guitar

Lotte's Gift cover

Choros #01

Juliana D'Agostin + Catalin Rotaru

Juliana D'Agostini, piano
Catalin Rotaru, double bass

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Back cover:

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Chamber Music Favorites with Alto Saxophone

Harry Hindson, alto saxophone

La Crosse Chamber Ensemble

Chamber Music Favorites cover

Choros #07

Villa-Lobos Guitar Concerto + Faure, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Bizet

Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra, Enrique Bátiz, conductor
Alfonso Moreno, guitar

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Guitar Concerto

Serestas (Tourel)

Jenny Tourel, mezzo-soprano
Orchestra conducted by Heitor Villa-Lobos

Tourel cover

Serestas

Villa-Lobos, Milhaud, Françaix: Quintets (Quintet Cuesta)

Quintet Cuesta

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Quinteto em forma de choros

Floresta do Amazonas (Diemecke)

Soprano: María Luisa Tamez
Director: Enrique Arturo Diemecke
Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de México

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Back cover:

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Forest of the Amazon

The Art of Ida Presti

Ida Presti, guitar

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Preludes for Guitar

Jean-Daniel Tacite Plays Heitor Villa-Lobos

Jean-Daniel Tacite, guitar

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Guitar Concerto

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Preludes for Guitar

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Etudes for Guitar

Saudades do Brasil (Lithuanian NSO)

Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra
Laercio Diniz, conductor
James Strauss, flute

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Bachianas Brasileiras #2

The Cello Galaxy

The Concert Arts Cello Ensemble, Marni Nixon, soprano
Conducted by Felix Slatkin

The Cello Galaxy cover

Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

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Preludes & Fugues after JS Bach

Bach, Villa-Lobos, Jobim (Orchestra Villa-Lobos)

Mario Brunello, violoncello - Giovanna Gomiero, soprano
Orchestra "Villa-Lobos"

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Bachianas Brasileiras #1

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Bachianas Brasileiras #5

Spanish and Latin-American music for unusual instrumental combinations

Izler Solomon director

Daniel Guilet, violin.
Bernard Greenhouse, cello
Vincent Abato, saxophone
Paul Renzi Jr., flute
Paolo Renzi, oboe
Bernard Portnoy, clarinet
Elias Carmen, bassoon
William Blankfort, tam-tam.

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Choros #07

Beethoven/Villa-Lobos Violin Sonatas (Odnoposoff, Priegnitz)

Ricardo Odnoposoff, violin
Hans Priegnitz, piano

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Violin Sonata #3

Gran Jota (Hara)

Yoshiinobu Hara, guitar

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Back cover:

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Preludes for Guitar

Concurso internacional de quarteto de cordas 1966

Quarteto Rio de Janeiro (String Quartet #16)
Quarteto de Cordas Mário de Andrade (String Quartet #11)

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Back cover:

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String Quartet #11

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String Quartet #16

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