Carnaval das crianças, W157 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)

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Daphnis (2009/8/2)

Editor Joaquim Antônio Barrozo Netto (1881-1941)
Publisher. Info. Rio de Janeiro: Casa Arthur Napoleão, n.d.(ca.1920). Plate 8124.
Reprinted Mineola: Dover Publications, 1996.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Piano and Orchestra (Composer)
See: Momoprecoce, W240, 259 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)
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General Information

Work Title Carnaval das crianças
Alternative. Title Children's Carnival
Composer Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. W157
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 pieces:
  1. O ginete de Pierrozinho (Little Pierrot's Horse)
  2. O Chicote do diabinho (The Whip of the Little Devil)
  3. A Manhã de Pierrette (Pierrette's Morning)
  4. Os Guizos de Moninozinho (Little Red Riding Hood's Bell)
  5. As Peripécias do trapeirozinho (The Sufferings of the Little Ragpicker)
  6. As Traquinces do mascarado mignon (The Tricks of the Little Masker)
  7. A Gaita de um precoce fantasiado (The Little Jester's Shepherd's Pipe)
  8. A Folia de um bloco infantil (The Frolics of a Band of Children)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1919-20
First Performance. 1925-09-17 in Rio de Janeiro, Salão do Instituto Nacional de Música (complete)
Antonieta Rudge Miller (piano)
First Publication. 1920 ca.
Dedication The composer's nephews
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Piano