Chôros No.10, W209 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: Eschig, 1928. Plate M.E. 2017.
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Work Title Chôros No.10
Alternative. Title 'Rasga o coração' ; Jurapury (ballet version)
Composer Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. W209
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1926
First Performance. 1926-11-11 in Rio de Janeiro, Teatro Lírico
Deutscher Männerchor ; Villa-Lobos (conductor) ; Grande Orquestra e Coro da Empressa Viggiani
First Publication. 1928
Librettist Catullo da Paixão Cearense (1863-1946)
Language Portuguese
Dedication Paulo Prado
Average DurationAvg. Duration 13 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Mixed Chorus and Orchestra
Piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (A), alto saxophone, 2 bassoons, contrabasson,
3 horns, 2 trumpets (A), 2 trombones,
timpani, tam-tam, tamborin, caixa, tambor, caxambu, 2 puitas, 2 bass drums,
reco (1 big, 1 small), chocalhos (metal and wood), chocalhos de maderia, gong,
piano, harp, strings