Bachianas brasileiras No.5, W389-391 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)
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New York: Associated Music Publishers, 1947. Plate AMP 194546.
|Work Title||Bachianas brasileiras No.5|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||W389 (original) ; W390 (voice and piano) ; W391 (voice and guitar)|
|Key||1. A minor|
2. C major
|Year/Date of Composition||1938 (first movement); 1945 (second movement)|
|First Performance||1939-03-25 in Rio de Janeiro|
Ruth Valadares Corrêa (voice)
|Librettist||Ruth Valladares Corrêa ( 1930s-40s)|
Manuel Bandeira (1886-1968)
|Average Duration||8 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Soprano, 8 Cellos; arranged for voice and piano and voice and guitar|
|Extra Information||Villa-Lobos originally wrote this work for 9 cellos.|