Henrique Lopes de Mendonça

Henrique Lopes de Mendonça (3 July 1856 – 24 August 1931) was a Portuguese poet, playwright, novelist, novella and short story writer, and naval officer. He wrote several plays, and with his friend, the composer Alfredo Keil, he wrote the lyrics of the future Portuguese national anthem, A Portuguesa, which was officially adopted in 1911.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1856 (Lisbon), Died August 24th, 1931 (Lisbon)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-86763 10-in. Feb. 1935 Himno nacional portugués Orquesta Asociacion Sinfonica Femenina Instrumental ensemble lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lopes de Mendonça, Henrique," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103900.

Lopes de Mendonça, Henrique. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103900.

"Lopes de Mendonça, Henrique." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103900

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