Heitor Villa-Lobos

By: Tyler Henderson

Heitor Villa-Lobos

He died in november 17 1959

He was born in March 5 1887

3 Fun Facts

1.Whenhe was little he would invite musicians to his home every Saterday.

2. He wnted to become a doctor.

3. As a child he practiced cello, clarinet, and guitar and he would preform at cafes, on the street and at parties.

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Heitor Villa-Lobos Life

He was born in Rio de Janeiro in a wealthy family. In 1899, after a tragic demence of his father, his mother relentlessly urged him to take the medicall profession. However he brushed aside his mother's plead and went ahead with his music.

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