Nelson Freire

16.1K Plays
A Prole do Bebê No. 1, W 140: VI. A pobrezinha (A boneca de trapo)
Nocturnes, Op. 32: No. 1 in B Major
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 4, W264 - I. Prelúdio (Introdução)

Nelson Freire (born October 18, 1944) is a Brazilian classical pianist. Freire began playing the piano at age 3. He replayed from memory pieces his older sister, Nelma, had just performed. His teachers in Brazil were Nise Obino and Lucia Branco, former students of a pupil of Liszt. For his first public recital, at the age of four, Freire chose Mozart's Sonata in A major, K. 331. In 1957, Freire's ...