1928

  • Born in Natal, (Capital of Rio Grande do Norte State, RN), the composer and maestro Mário Tavares, to whom Radamés had great esteem and admiration.

 

  • Born in Santa Cruz do Sul (Rio Grande do Sul State, RS), Chiquinho do Acordeom Romeu Seibel (Chiquinho do Acordeom) [1], to whom Radamés dedicates the Concerto para acordeom e orquestra de cordas (Concert for accordion and string orchestra), in 1977.

 

 

Radamés conposes:

    • Reminiscênciapara violino, flauta, fagote e piano (for violin, flauta, bassoon and piano)
    • Reminiscênciapara quarteto de cordas com piano  (for string quartet and piano) – Transcription. 
    • Violinopara violino e piano(for violin and piano) –dedicated to the violinist and friend Sílvio Grandi. This is a transcription of the Romance (sem palavras), from 1927. In 1930, Radamés records it at Odeon, solo by the violinist Romeu Ghipsman, entitled as Canto de violino.

 

 

  • Created the first Samba School in Rio de Janeiro:  Deixa Falar [2], at the Estácio neighbourhood.

 

  • Starts to circulate in São Paulo, the Magazine of Anthropophagy, where Oswald de Andrade publishes his Manifesto Antropófago.

 

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  • [1] Aproved by maestro Radamés, Chiquinho joins the National Radio Orchestra in 1953 and the Radamés Gnattali Sextect, in 1954.
  • [2] The samba school Deixa Falar was founded by a group of new composers and samba stars from Rio de Janeiro, featuring Ismael Silva, Bide (Alcebíades Barcelos), Mano Rubem (Rubem Barcelos Bide’s brother), Mano Edgar (Edgar Marcelino dos Passos), Baiaco (Osvaldo Vasques), Brancura (Silvio Fernandes), Nilton Bastos, among others.