Alexandre Levy

Alexandre Levy (November 10, 1864 – January 17, 1892) was a Brazilian composer, pianist and conductor.

Born in São Paulo, he pioneered a fusion of classical composition with Brazil's popular folk music and rhythms. Levy died prematurely at 27 and his hometown grants a prestigious award in his name.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 10th, 1864 (São Paulo), Died January 17th, 1892 (São Paulo)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-23797 10-in. 4/1/1920 Brazilian tango Guiomar Novaës Piano solo composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Levy, Alexandre," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107056.

Levy, Alexandre. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107056.

"Levy, Alexandre." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107056

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