HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS (1887-1959): The Guitar Manuscripts: Masterpieces and Lost Works, Vol. 1 - Guitar Concerto (Minas Gerais Philharmonic Orchestra; Fabio Mechetti), Simples, Valse-Choro, Cirandas Nos. 1 & 14 (arr. 2 guitars Emilio Pujol [1886-1980]), 2 songs from Forest of the Amazon for Voice and Guitar and for Voice and 2 Guitars), Cançåo do poeta do secula XVIII for Voice and Guitar, Serestas No. 5 for Voice and Guitar, Valsa, Motivos Gregos for Flute, Guitar and Female Chorus (arr. Andrea Bissoli [b.1982]), Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5: Aria for Voice and Guitar).
Catalogue Number: 01P061
Description: The first of three volumes which will contain rare and recently discovered works alongside others better known. Three are first recordings: the Motivos Gregos of 1932 which guitarist Bissoli restored from separate flute/guitar and chorus manuscripts, the Ciranada No. 14 and the little, one-minute Valsa, from a manuscript discovered in the 1990s. No texts. Andrea Bissoli (guitar), Lia Serafini (soprano), Federica Artuso (second guitar), Stefano Brait (flute), Schola San Rocco Chorus.