Suite #2 for Chamber Orchestra

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W567
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This rare late work for a small orchestra includes the following movements:

  1. Lamento (Andante Cantabile)
  2. Scherzo (Vivace)
  3. Passeio (Andantino quasi Allegretto)
  4. Canção Lírica (Poco Moderato)
  5. Macumba (Poco Moderato)

 The two late suites for Chamber Orchestra shouldn't be confused with the popular early Suite for Strings.

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Currently, the only available recording of this work is this 1972 Brazilian LP:Villa-Lobos na Musica Sinfonica (MEC)

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The premiere performance was November 21, 1960, with Joao Souza Lima conducting the Orquestra Sinfonica Brasileira, at the Teatro Municipal, Rio de Janeiro.

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Orchestral Works