Commissioned by Bernardo Segall.
Piano & orchestra
Villa-Lobos, Heitor. 1979. Concerto no. 4 pour piano & orchestra. Paris: Eschig.
The autograph scores (156 pp. & 74 pp.) are in the Museu Villa-Lobos.
Premiere performance: Jan. 9, 1953, Segal, Pittsburgh SO, VL conducting.
None of the piano concertos is very popular in live performance. As of Sept. 2008, there are only single performances of #2 and #3 in the Villa-Lobos Concerts database.