Francisco Braga


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(b Rio de Janeiro, 1868; d Rio, 1945). Brazilian composer, cond., and teacher. Settled in Ger. 1896–1900. Prof. of comp., Brazil Nat. Inst. of Mus. 1902–38. Cond. sym. concerts in Rio 1908–33. Comp. operas Jupira (Rio 1900) and Anita Garibaldi (1901, unfinished), sym.-poems, etc.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.

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