Symphony #01

Appleby Catalogue W number: 
W114
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The first Symphony, written in 1920, is subtitled O Imprevisto, The Unforseen.

  1. Allegro assai moderato
  2. Adagio
  3. Scherzo (Allegro vivace)
  4. Allegro con brio 

You can listen to the Carl St. Clair/Stuttgart version of this work at Mbaraka (but note that the movements are out of order on that page.

Instrumentation: 

4(2flpic).3(1cor ang).3(1clB).3(1cbn) - 4.4.3.1 - 2perc, 1timb, 1cel, 2hp - crd

Scores: 

The autograph score (147 pp.) is in the Museu Villa-Lobos.

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Performances: 

Premiere: 30.08.1920, Rio de Janeiro, Teatro Municipal, Orquestra da Sociedade de Concertos Sinfônicos do Rio de JaneiroThere are only a few performances of the Symphonies in the Villa-Lobos Concerts database.

Category: 
Orchestral Works