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|Work Title||Chôros No.3|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||W206|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1925|
|First Performance.||1925-11-30 in São Paulo|
(Appleby gives the following: 1927-12-05 in Paris - Cazuhac ; Poimbeuf ; G. Dherin ; Entraigue ; Penable ; Marquette ; Dervaux ; Ribert Siohan (conductor))
|Dedication||Tarsila and Oswaldo de Andrade|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||4 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Clarinet, Saxophone (E♭), Bassoon, 3 Horns, Trombone, Male Choir (TTBarB)|
Inscribed as 'Dedicated to the sonorous atmosphere of the primitive music of the aborigines of the states of Matto Grosso and Goias'. Based on the theme 'Nozani-ná' from the Pareci Indians (as collected by Edgar Roquette-Pinto, from Mato Grosso, see Canções típicas brasileiras, W158).