Joly Braga Santos

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Joly Braga Santos was one of the most significant and prolific Portuguese composers of the twentieth-century. Santos began his studies at the Lisbon Conservatory in 1934, starting out primarily as a violinist;…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Concerto for strings in D major 1951 18:42 Chamber Music
Divertimento for chamber orchestra No. 2 1978 13:11 Orchestral
Double Concerto for violin, cello, strings & harp 18:56 Concerto
Sinfonietta for Strings, Op. 35 18:12 Chamber Music
Symphony No. 4 195? 53:15 Symphony
Symphonic Variations on a popular song from the Alentejo, for orchestra 1951 14:54 Orchestral
Variações concertantes, for string orchestra, harp & solo string quartet 11:14 Orchestral
Staccato brillante, for orchestra, Op. 63 1988 02:28 Orchestral
Symphony No. 6 26:01 Symphony
Encuzilhada (Crossroads), ballet in one act 1967 16:51 Ballet
Symphony No. 2 in B minor 1947 48:37 Symphony
Symphony No. 1 36:21 Symphony
Symphony No. 3 39:04 Symphony
Symphony No. 5 30:59 Symphony
Elegia a vianna da motta, for orchestra 1949 10:00 Orchestral
Symphonic Overture No. 3 1954 14:00 Orchestral
Nocturno for strings 1944 06:50 Orchestral
Pastoral for orchestra 1955 02:06 Orchestral
Alfama, ballet suite for orchestra 1956 24:16 Orchestral
Cello Concerto 1987 22:54 Concerto
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