Bachianas Brazileiras #6
Publisher: Associated Music Pub.
Instrumentation: Flute and Bassoon
Composed in 1938, this Brazilian composer was described as most creative figure in 20th century Brazilian art music. The Bachianas Brasileiras pieces are influenced by both Brazilian folk music and the stylistic elements from the European classical tradition, in this case his love of Bach. Part of nine works, the movements are Aria (Choro) and Fantasia.