3 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-11-15Works: Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachiana brasileira no 1 for 8 Cellos; Bachiana brasileira no 2 for Orchestra; Bachianas Brasileiras no 3, for piano & orchestra, A. 388; Bachianas brasileiras no 4; Bachiana bras...
Performers: Estill, Cynthia; Feghali, Jose; Gratton, Erik; LaMarchina, Anthony; Lamosa, Rosana
Conductors: Mogrelia, Andrew; Schermerhorn, Kenneth
Ensemble: Nashville Symphony Orchestra
This is a brilliant recording of Villa-Lobos most famous composition, performed by the Nashville Symphony under the brilliant leadership of Kenneth Schermerhorn. It is no...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2001-10-01Works: Heitor Villa-Lobos: Chôros no 8, for 2 pianos & orchestra, A. 208; Chôros no 9, for orchestra, A. 232
Conductors: Schermerhorn, Kenneth
Ensemble: Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
The "Choro" is a popular urban type of music used by street serenaders in Rio de Janeiro. Villa-Lobos took this simple style and in his...continue...