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Bachianas brasileiras No 5

1938; second movement 1945; soprano and at least eight cellos
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central section movement 1 (remainder vocalise); Villa-Lobos' preferred text had to be abandoned for copyright reasons
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movement 2



Villa-Lobos: Bachianas brasileiras Nos 1 & 5
CDH55316Archive Service


Movement 1: Aria (Cantilena): Adagio  Tarde, uma nuvem roséa lenta e transparente (Lo at midnight clouds are slowly passing)
Track 11 on CDH55316 [6'22] Archive Service
Movement 2: Dansa (Martelo): Allegretto  Irené, meu passarinho do Sertao do Cariri (Ireré, my little nestling from the wilds of Cariri)
Track 12 on CDH55316 [4'30] Archive Service

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