Bachianas brasileiras No.4, W264, 424 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)

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Publisher. Info. Rio de Janeiro: Heitor Villa-Lobos, 1941. Plate 1057, 1058, 1060, 1061.
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Publisher. Info. New York: Consolidated Music Publishers, 1948.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

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Publisher. Info. New York: G. Ricordi, 1953. Plate N.Y. 1555.
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General Information

Work Title Bachianas brasileiras No.4
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Composer Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. W264 (piano); W424 (orchestra)
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1930-41 (original); 1942 (orchestral version)
First Performance. Original version - 1939-11-27
José Vieira Brandão (piano)
Orchestral version - 1942-07-15 in Rio de Janeiro
Villa-Lobos (conductor) ; Orquesta do Teatro Municipal
First Publication. Original version (W264): 1941
Orchestral version (W424): 1953
Average DurationAvg. Duration 24 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Original (W264): Piano
Orchestral version (W424): 1 piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 1 english horn, 2 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 3 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, timpani, bass drum, tam-tam, xylophone, celesta, strings