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Leopoldo Miguez

Leopoldo Miguez (9 September 1850 – 6 July 1902) was a Brazilian composer.

Born in Niterói, Miguez studied at conservatories in Paris. He was known as a champion of the music of Richard Wagner. He also directed the "Instituto Nacional de Musica." He also wrote the music for Brazil's Hymn for the Proclamation of the Republic. He died in Rio de Janeiro.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 9th, 1852 (Niterói), Died July 6th, 1902 (Rio de Janeiro)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908 - 1912

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-6166 12-in. 5/4/1908 A madrugada exul Roxy King Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor H-732 10-in. 4/23/1912 Aria popular Brazileira Banda Dreadnought [i.e., Banda M. Mendonça] Band composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Miguez, Leopoldo," accessed October 24, 2020,

Miguez, Leopoldo. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from

"Miguez, Leopoldo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.

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