Chôros No.8, W208 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)
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|Work Title||Chôros No.8|
|Year/Date of Composition||1925|
|First Performance||1927-10-24 in Paris, Salle Gaveau|
Aline van Barentzen (piano) ; Tomás Teran (piano) ; Villa-Lobos (conductor) ; Concerts Colonne Orchestra
|Average Duration||20 minutes|
|Composer Time Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||2 Pianos (solo), 1 piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 1 english horn, 4 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, 1 saxophone, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 4 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, timpani, tam-tam, xylophone, triangle, bass drum, cymbals, tambor de campanha, caixa, chocalhos de metal, reco, caraxa, caracaxá, puita, matraca, 2 harps, celesta, strings|