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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. 8

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
6:10 I. Allegro
7:04 II. Lento
5:05 III. Scherzo. Vivace
6:22 IV. Quasi allegro
Duration: 24 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1944 (age 56-57)
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6:10
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
I. Allegro
7:04
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
II. Lento
5:05
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
III. Scherzo. Vivace
6:22
Cuarteto Latinoamericano
IV. Quasi allegro

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