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 Heitor Villa-Lobos

Heitor Villa-Lobos

Birth
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Death 17 Nov 1959 (aged 72)
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Burial Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Memorial ID 6909 · View Source
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Brazilian composer who wrote about 2000 works, including Bachianas brasileiras (1930-45), nine suites which include the rhythms and melodic styles of the folk music of northeastern Brazil.


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  • Added: 11 Nov 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6909
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Heitor Villa-Lobos (5 Mar 1887–17 Nov 1959), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6909, citing Cemitério São João Batista, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil ; Maintained by Find A Grave .