Acalanto da Rosa (Claudio Santoro)


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Acalanto da Rosa (Cláudio Santoro 1919-1989), set to a text by (Marcus) Vinícius de Moraes (1913-1980)

Claudio Santoro Cláudio Franco de Sá Santoro (1919-1989)

Santoro is a rather mysterious figure whose music is not as well known as it deserves to be. He is mainly known as a gifted violinist and founder of the Brazilian Philharmonic. He studied in Europe and garnered many prizes and awards. Educator, performer, writer, organiser, lecturer in piano, violin and eventually composition in Heidelberg, Germany – Santoro’s [read more…]