Bachianas brasileiras No.2, W247, 250-252, 254, 568, 569 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)
This work likely not be in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1922, plus renewal or "restoration" under the GATT/TRIPS amendments) in the EU and those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years. However, it is public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted) and in other countries (China, Japan, S. Korea) where the copyright term is life+50 years.
Milan: G. Ricordi, 1949. Plate 129643.
Oddly high plate number. See Ricordi plate table.
|Work Title||Bachianas brasileiras No.2|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||W247 (original) ; W250, 251, 254, 568 (cello and piano) ; W252, 569 (piano solo)|
|Year/Date of Composition||1930|
|First Performance||1934-09-03 in Venice (at the Festival Internacional de Veneza)|
Dimitri Mitropoulos (conductor)
|Average Duration||20 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Orchestra: flute, oboe, clarinet, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, bassoon, contrabassoon + 2 horns, trombone + timpani, ganzá, chocalho, pandeira, reco, matraca, caixa, triangle, cymbals, tam-tam, bass drum, celesta + piano + strings|