Heitor Villa-Lobos: the Brazilian Bach (Gringoes)

Joe Lopes writes about music for the excellent website Gringoes.  His five-part article from 2007, Heitor Villa-Lobos: the Brazilian Bach, provides an excellent summary of the life and works, with many original observations that come from an encyclopedic knowledge of classical music, opera, and the popular music of Brazil.

The indexing of Gringoes isn't great, so here are the five parts of Lopes' essay: