Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948

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This Pastoreio symbolizes the shepherds' journey to Bethlehem, Toada is a nostalgic song, and Batuque is an Afro-Brazilian dance. Composed 1930. First performance 22 August 1930, Francisco Braga conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Reisado do pastoreio : suite para orchestra sinfonica, op. 65 / by Oscar Lorenzo Fernández. [19--]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51785840

Composed 1929; a revised version is extant. First performance by the Orchestra of the Escola Nacional de Musica, Rio de Janeiro, September 2, 1929, Francisco Braga conducting.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Imbapára : (O supplicado) : poema Indio para grande orchestra, op. 61 / de O. Lorenzo Fernândez. 1929. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51785803

Commissioned by the government of Colombia. Originally composed for chorus and orchestra, 1939, with a text by Guillermo Valencia. First performance of that version took place simultaneously at the Teatro Municipal, Rio de Janeiro, and at the Teatro Colón, Bogotá, 12 October 1941. Dedicated to the President of the Colombian Republic, Dr. Eduardo Lautos.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Himno de la Raza : : para grande orquesta / poesia de Guillermo Valencia ; musica de Oscar Lorenzo Fernândez. [19--]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51785796

Originally composed for voice and chamber orchestra with a text by Eduardo Tauriulo, 1936.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Nocturno : for saxophone in E♭ and chamber orchestra / O. Lorenzo Fernândez. [19--]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 51785807

First performance 17 November 1925, Rio de Janeiro, Orchestra of the Instituto Nacional de Musica, Humberto Milano, conductor.--Cf. Fleisher Collection.

From the description of Suite sinfonica sobre 3 temas populares brasileiros, op. 33 / O. Lorenzo Fernández. [19--]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 123016002

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creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Himno de la Raza : : para grande orquesta / poesia de Guillermo Valencia ; musica de Oscar Lorenzo Fernândez. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Imbapára : (O supplicado) : poema Indio para grande orchestra, op. 61 / de O. Lorenzo Fernândez. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn The Bell Telephone Hour collection of sound recordings [sound recording], 1940-1968 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
referencedIn Villa-Lobos, Heitor. TLS : Rio de Janeiro, Brasil to Serge Koussevitzky, Lenox, Massachusetts, 1946 Aug. 13. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Malazarté : tragedia lirica em 3 actos / Musica de O. Lorenzo Fernández ; poema de Graça Aranha. University of North Texas Library, UNT
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Suite sinfonica sobre 3 temas populares brasileiros, op. 33 / O. Lorenzo Fernández. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Nocturno : for saxophone in E♭ and chamber orchestra / O. Lorenzo Fernândez. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Reisado do pastoreio : suite para orchestra sinfonica, op. 65 / by Oscar Lorenzo Fernández. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. 1o concerto (en La maior) : para violino e orquestra = 1st violin concerto (in A dur) / Oscar Lorenzo Fernândez. Free Library of Philadelphia, Parkway Central Library
referencedIn Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, 1873-1997, (bulk 1920-1990) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf Fernández, Oscar Lorenzo, 1897-1948. Essa negra Fulô / by Oscar Lorenzo Fernández ; poema de Jorge de Lima. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
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associatedWith Aranha, Graça, 1868-1931. person
associatedWith Lima, Jorge de, 1893-1953 person
associatedWith Slonimsky, Nicolas, 1894-1995 person
associatedWith Villa-Lobos, Heitor. person
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Saxophone with chamber orchestra, Arranged--Scores and parts
Suites (Orchestra)--Scores and parts
Symphonic poems--Scores and parts
Concertos (Violin)--Scores and parts
Suites (Orchestra)--Scores
Music--Manuscripts
Orchestral music--Scores and parts
Music--Manuscripts--Facsimiles
Opera--Scores
Songs (High voice) with piano
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Birth 1897-11-04

Death 1948-08-27

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