Fantasia for Cello and Orchestra, W454 (Villa-Lobos, Heitor)

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Sheet Music

Arrangements and Transcriptions

For Cello and Piano (Composer)

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Arranger [Composer]
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d.(ca.1970).
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General Information

Work Title Fantasia for Cello and Orchestra
Alternative. Title
Composer Villa-Lobos, Heitor
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. W454
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IHV 37
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
1. Largo
2. Molto Vivace
3. Allegro Expressivo
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1945 January
First Performance. 1946-10-08 in Rio de Janeiro
Iberê Gomes Grosso (cello) ; Villa-Lobos (conductor) ; Orquesta do Teatro Municipal
First Publication. 1954 (reduction only)
Dedication Serge Koussevitzky
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation Solo: cello
Orchestra: 1 piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 1 english horn, 2 clarinets, 1 bass clarinet, 2 bassoons, 1 contrabassoon, 4 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, 1 tuba, timpani, novachordion, xylophone, cymbals, celesta, harp, strings