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Author Villa-Lobos, Heitor.

Title Forest of the Amazon [sound recording] = Floresta do Amazonas / Heitor Villa-Lobos.

Imprint [S.l.] : EMI, p1996.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Talbott Media  CD 15776v    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
Description 1 sound disc (47 min., 16 sec.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 004716
Series Inspiration Brazil
Inspiration Brazil.
Note Excerpts from the musical score of the M-G-M motion picture.
Title from container.
Portuguese song texts by Dora Vasconcellos.
Performer Symphony of the Air ; Bidú Sayão, soprano, and chorus ; the composer conducting.
Event Recorded at the Manhattan Towers Hotel, New York, 1959.
Note Compact disc.
Duration: 47:16.
Program notes and texts in Portuguese and English inserted in container.
Contents Overture -- Deep in the forest -- Excitement among the Indians -- First bird song -- Nature's dance -- Second bird song -- Vocalise -- Savage war dance -- Sails -- On the way to the hunt -- Third bird song -- Twilight song -- Indians in search of the girl -- Fourth bird song -- Head hunters -- Blue dusk -- Love song -- Forest fire -- Finale.
Subject Motion picture music -- Excerpts.
Added Author Vasconcellos, Dora. Lyricist.
Sayão, Bidú. Performer.
Villa-Lobos, Heitor. Conductor.
Symphony of the Air. Performer.
Added Title Green mansions. Selections
Floresta do Amazonas
Music No. 7243 5 65880 2 8 EMI
5 65880 2 EMI