Braga Santos

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Picturing Home: Braga Santos’ Lisboa Overture
Joly Braga Santos (1924-1988) brought Portugal into the full orchestral world of the 20th century. A student of Luís de Freitas Branco, he used his teacher’s symphonies as the springboard for his own orchestral explorations. As he looked at modern
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BRAGA SANTOS, J.: Piano Concerto / Symphonic Overtures Nos. 1 and 2
Symphonic Overture No. 2, Op. 8, “Lisboa” From BRAGA SANTOS, J.: Piano Concerto / Symphonic Overtures Nos. 1 and 2 (2018) Released by Naxos Braga Santos: Symphonic Overture No. 2, Op. 8, “Lisboa”Joly Braga Santos was Portugal’s greatest orchestral composer,
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