Newfound footage of a rare piano star

The great Brazilian Guiomar Novaes in her late 60s, playing on the world stage.


share this

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on google
  • William says:

    Wonderful performance, such a pleasure to listen.

  • Murray Citron says:

    I have a substantial collection of Mme. Novaes’s recordings…and when I met her at Patelsons’ in 1973,
    she autographed her recording of the Mendelssohn Songs Without Words for me (Turnabout/Vox TV 34245)

  • Andre says:

    Thank you finding this wonderful video of such a great pianist.

  • Gene says:

    Beautiful playing! I wish she hadn’t left out the “hard” Chopin preludes (8, 12, 16, 19); she certainly had the facility to play them well, based on her performance of #24. Was the next-to-last piece she played by Villa-Lobos?

    • Wimmo says:

      Chopin Preludes Op. 28: C major, A minor, G major, E minor, A major, A flat major, F minor, C minor, F major and D minor.
      Villa-Lobos – Pierrot’s Little Horse (from Momo Pre Coce)
      Villa-Lobos – Polichinello (from Prole do Bebê)

  • >