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Primary Sources for Latin American Composers at the Library of Congress

Brazil

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Composer Primary Source Dates Location/Call Number
Alimonda, Heitor
(1922-2002)
Correspondence 1977 November Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Almeida, Laurindo
(1917-1995)
Special Collection 1912-1995 Laurindo Almeida Papers
Correspondence 1970-1974 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco Papers, Box 120
Araújo, João Gomes de
(1846-1943)
Correspondence 1938-1942, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Braga, Henriqueta Rosa Fernandes
(1909-1983)
Correspondence 1941 January Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Sonhemos!
1949 September Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Casabona, Francisco
(1894-1979)
Correspondence 1970 Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, Box 133
Caspary, Clodomiro
(1932-2006)
Correspondence 1986 March 18 Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, Box 133
Correspondence 1986-1988 Aurelio de la Vega Collection
Chagas, Paulo César
(b. 1953)
Correspondence 1978 May 14 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Chiaffitelli, Francisco
(1884-1954)
Correspondence before 1954 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Cosme, Luiz
(1908-1965)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Salamanca do Jaráu
1947 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Falação de Anhangá-Pitã (Extraido do bailado Salamanca do Jarau)
1941 September 15 Nicolas Slonimsky Collection, Box 277
Dornellas, Homero
(1901-1990)
Facsimile Score
Work title: Ajuricaba: Batuque Caprichoso
1955-1976 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Fernandes, Maria Helena Rosas
(b. 1933)
Correspondence 1981-1983 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Ciclo para piano
1979 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Fonseca, Carlos Alberto Pinto
(1933-2006)
Correspondence 1962-1973 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
França, Agnelo
(1875-1964)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Suite para quartetto de cordas
1952 March 10 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Franceschini, Furio
(1880-1976)
Correspondence 1944, 1980 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Furtado, Murilo
(1873-1958)
Correspondence 1940 January Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography 1938 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Composer Primary Source Dates Location/Call Number
Gallet, Luciano
(1893-1931)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Interpretações, nos. 1-3
1933 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
García, José Mauricio Nunes
(1767-1830)
Facsimile Score
Work title: Compendio de Musica e Methodo de Piano-forte
1821 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Facsimile Score
Work title: Missa
undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Copyist Manuscripts 1931-1932, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Garritano, Assuero José
(1889-1955)
Correspondence 1939, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography 1936 May Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Gnattali, Radamés
(1906-1988)
Correspondence 1937, 1955 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Gomes, Carlos
(1836-1896)
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography 1870-1903, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Gomes, João, Jr.
(1868-1963)
Correspondence 1938 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography before 1963 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Gonzaga, Chiquinha
(1847-1935)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Alma Brasileira
1939
[posthumous publication; inscribed by Mariza Lira]
Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Jatobá, Pedro Irineu
(1895-1948)
Correspondence 1939, 1947, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Kampela, Arthur
(b. 1960)
Holograph Score/Sketch
Work title: ...B...
2012 ML30.3c.K36 no. 1 (Case fol.)
(Koussevitzky Music Foundation commission)
Katunda, Eunice
(1915-1990)
Correspondence 1967-1981, before 1990 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Facsimile Score
Work title: Salmo 82
1947 Aaron Copland Collection, Box 122
Other Manuscript
Work title: Sonatina para piano
1946 Aaron Copland Collection, Box 122
Krieger, Edino
(b. 1928)
Correspondence 1979-1980 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Lamas, Dulce Martins
(1914-1992)
Correspondence 1951-1985 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Ângelus
before 1992 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Lara, Felipe
(b. 1979)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Brutal Mirrors
2016 cataloging in progress
(Koussevitzky Music Foundation commission)
Lima, Florêncio de Almeida
(1909-1996)
Facsimile Score 1966 Nov 18 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Lima, João de Souza
(1898-1982)
Correspondence 1943 Dec Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography 1963, before 1963 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Malcher, [José Cândido da] Gama
(1853-1921)
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography before 1921 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Mannis, José Augusto
(b. 1958)
Correspondence 1982-1987 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Forge
1983 Dec 8 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Messager de l'automne
1987 Mar 21 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Marx, Burle
(1902-1990)
Correspondence 1976, 1979, before 1990 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Maul, Octávio
(1901-1974)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Toccata
1966 Nov 18 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Medaglia, Júlio
(b. 1938)
Correspondence 1961 Apr Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography after 1938 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Composer Primary Source Dates Location/Call Number
Nepomuceno, Alberto
(1864-1920)
Special Collection 1887-1920 Alberto Nepomuceno Collection
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography 1899, 1915, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Neves, José Maria
(1943-2002)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Quatuor no. 4 (Sonorites)
1970 December 4 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Nirenberg, Henrique
(1909-1990)
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography before 1990 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Octaviano, João
(1892-1962)
Correspondence 1938, 1947, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Peixoto, Nonô Romualdo
(1901-1954)
Holograph Score/Sketch
Work title: Uma farra em Campo Grande
undated Laurindo Almeida Papers, Box 45
Penalva, José
(1924-2002)
Correspondence 1977 July Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Pereira, Marco
(b. 1950)
Correspondence 1983 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Pinto, Octavio
(1890-1950)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Marcha do Pequeno Polegar
1940 January Glenn Dillard Gunn Collection, Box 6
Pompeu, Mario
(dates unknown)
Holograph Score/Sketch
Work title: Brazil-United States Anthem
1947 Aaron Copland Collection, Box 138
Holograph Score/Sketch
Work title: Pureza
undated Aaron Copland Collection, Box 138
Prado, Almeida
(1943-2010)
Facsimile Score
Work title: Portrait de Lili Boulanger
1972 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Portrait de Lili Boulanger: Allégorie musicale
1972 August 25 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Republicano, Antônio de Assis
(1897-1960)
Correspondence 1938, 1944, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Ribeiro, João Lambert
(1893-?)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Coriscos
1937 May 22 Roman Totenberg Papers, Box 3
Rosato, Clorinda
(1913-1985)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Natal Brasileiro
1954 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Scliar, Esther
(1926-1978)
Correspondence 1974 October Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Silva, Francisco Manuel da
(1795-1865)
Photographs/Negatives/Iconography 1861, before 1865, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Silva, José Paulo
(1892-1967)
Correspondence 1937-1964, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Sodré, Joanídia
(1903-1975)
Correspondence 1942, undated Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Souza, José Geraldo de
(1913-?)
Other Manuscript
Work title: Brindes Cantados do Folclore Brasileiro
1981 September (inscription) Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Missa Popular “Mossa Senhora Auxiliadora"
1955 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Other Manuscript
Work title: Prelúdio I
1957 August 15 (inscription) Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Tacuchian, Ricardo
(b. 1939)
Correspondence 1977-1987 Luiz Heitor Corrêa de Azevedo Papers
Correspondence 1986-1987 Aurelio de la Vega Collection
Terraza, Emilio
(b. 1929)
Correspondence 1958-1965 Jacobo Ficher Collection, Box 60
Valente, Augusto
(b. 1959)
Correspondence 1989 April 1 Aurelio de la Vega Collection