Saudades do Brasil, Op.67 (Milhaud, Darius)

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Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Paris: E. Demets, 1921. Plate E. 2039-2050 D.
Misc. Notes Originally issued in 2 volumes.
Originally submitted by Daphnis on 12 March 2011.
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General Information

Work Title Saudades do Brasil
Alternative. Title Suite de danses
Composer Milhaud, Darius
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.67
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IDM 22
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 12 movements:
  1. Sorocaba (B major/B major)
  2. Botafogo (F minor/F minor)
  3. Leme (E major/E major)
  4. Copacabana
  5. Ipanema
  6. Gavea
  7. Corcovado
  8. Tijuca
  9. Sumare
  10. Paineras
  11. Laranjeiras
  12. Paysandu
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1920-1921 (Copenhagen – Aix-en-Provence)
First Performance. 1920-11 in Paris: Galerie Montaigne
Concert des Six: Maria Virgínia Velloso Guerra
First Publication. 1921 – Paris: E. Demets
Dedication see below
  1. Régina Regis de Oliveira (1800s-fl.1921)
  2. Oswaldo Duque-Estrada Guerra (1892-1980)
  3. Maria Virgínia [Nininha] Velloso Guerra (1895-1921)
  4. Godofredo Leão Velloso (1859-1926)
  5. Arthur Rubinstein (1887-1982)
  6. Henrique Oswald (1852-1931)
  7. Henri Hoppenot (1891-1977)
  8. Ricardo Viñes (1875-1943)
  9. Hoppenot
  10. (La Baronne) Renée-Irana Frachon (fl.1907-1967)
  11. Audrey Parr (1892-1940)
  12. Paul Claudel (1868-1955)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation piano
Related Works Saudades do Brasil, Op.67b
Discography MusicBrainz
All Music Guide
Authorities VIAF
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Milhaud's orchestration includes an added overture which is not present in the original piano version.