Google Celebrates The 125th Birthday of Heitor Villa Lobos

Google celebrates the 125th birthday of Heitor Villa Lobos by showing his picture composing musics in the front page instead of its normal logo .

Heitor Villa-Lobos (Portuguese pronunciation: [ejˌtoʁ ˌvilɐ ˈlobus]; March 5, 1887 – November 17, 1959) was a Brazilian composer, described as “the single most significant creative figure in 20th-century Brazilian art music” . Villa-Lobos has become the best-known and most significant Latin American composer to date . He wrote numerous orchestral, chamber, instrumental and vocal works . His music was influenced by both Brazilian folk music and by stylistic elements from the European classical tradition, as exemplified by his Bachianas Brasileiras (“Brazilian Bachian-pieces”) .

This doodle showed in Brazil only .


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