Chamber Music by Heitor Villa-Lobos

January 14, 2023, 7:00 pm

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Heitor Villa-Lobos (Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons)

Known mostly for his orchestral, vocal and guitar music. Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos also composed gorgeous chamber music. Including string quartets and duo works with piano, Fiesta will presents a selection some of his often overlooked gems.


Chôros No. 2 for flute & clarinet, by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Elizabeth Plunk, flute; Ovanir Buosi, clarinet

Sonate-fantaisie No. 1 for violin & piano, Op. 27 ‘Désespérance’
Emmanuele Baldini, violin; Pablo Rossi, piano

Chôros No. 4 for three horns & trombone
Dante Yenque, horn; Zoea’s Arantes, horn; Samuel Hamzem, horn; Darrin Coleman Milling, bass trombone

Piano Trio No.1 in C minor
Villa-Lobos Trio

Chôros No. 7 ‘Settimino’ for winds, violin & cello
Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra, members