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List of notable or famous conductors from Brazil, with bios and photos, including the top conductors born in Brazil and even some popular conductors who immigrated to Brazil. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Brazilian conductors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These conductors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known conductor from Brazil is included when available.

List ranges from Eleazar de Carvalho to Eli-Eri Moura, plus much more.

This historic conductors from Brazil list can help answer the questions "Who are some Brazilian conductors of note?" and "Who are the most famous conductors from Brazil?" These prominent conductors of Brazil may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Brazilian conductors.

Use this list of renowned Brazilian conductors to discover some new conductors that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (11 items)
Alberto Nepomuceno is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Conductors from Brazil
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Alberto Nepomuceno was a Brazilian composer and conductor. Alberto Nepomuceno was born in city of Fortaleza, capital of the state of Ceará in northeastern Brazil. He was the son of Vitor Augusto Nepomuceno and Maria Virginia de Oliveira Paiva. He started studying music with his father, who was a violinist, organist, teacher and chapel-master of the Cathedral of Fortaleza, Brazil. In 1872, he moved with his family to Recife, where he started studying piano and violin. Later on, he became one of the most important defenders of the Republican and Abolitionist causes in Brazil, being very active in several campaigns over that time period, leading to the overthrow of the Monachy and creation of ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 56 (1864-1920)

Birthplace: Fortaleza, Brazil

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C. A. Pinto Fonseca

Carlos Alberto Pinto Fonseca was a Brazilian musician. He was born in Belo Horizonte, in the state of Minas Gerais. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 85


Cacilda Borges Barbosa

Cacilda Campos Borges Barbosa was a Brazilian pianist, conductor and composer. She was one of the pioneers of electronic music in Brazil. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 96 (1914-2010)

Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Celso Antunes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Conductors from Brazil
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Celso Antunes is a Brazilian conductor located in Germany. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58

Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil

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