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Heitor Villa-Lobos

Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)

Nationality: Brazilian
Born: March 5, 1887, Rio de Janeiro Died: November 17, 1959, Rio de Janeiro (age 72)

String Quartet No. 2

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
6:39 I. Allegro non troppo
2:38 II. Scherzo
5:10 III. Andante
6:57 IV. Allegro deciso - Presto - Final
Duration: 20 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1915 (age 27-28)
2 recordings, 5 videos
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21:28
Cuarteto Latinoamericano (complete with score)
6:39
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
I. Allegro non troppo
2:38
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
II. Scherzo
5:10
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
III. Andante
6:57
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
IV. Allegro deciso - Presto - Final

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Born: July 6, 1864, Fortaleza Died: October 16, 1920, Rio de Janeiro (age 56)