Marcos Antônio da Fonseca Portugal

Marcos António da Fonseca Portugal (March 24, 1762 – February 17, 1830), known as Marcos Portugal, or Marco Portogallo, was a Portuguese classical composer, who achieved great international fame for his operas.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 24th, 1762 (Lisbon), Died Rio de Janeiro

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-3355 10-in. 5/2/1906 How firm a foundation Trinity Choir Chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-028101 10-in. 10/14/1938 Adeste fideles Viktor Gomboz ; Hans Schneider ; Vienna Choir Boys Boy soprano solo, with boys vocal chorus and organ composer  
Brunswick E16415-E16417 10-in. 9/25/1925 Oh, come all ye faithful Frank Munn Male vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Edison 10629 10-in. 10/9/1925 How firm a foundation Metropolitan Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  


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