Azevedo, Luiz Heitor Corrêa de [Heitor, Luiz]
- Gerard Béhague
(b Rio de Janeiro, Dec 13, 1905; d Paris, Nov 10, 1992). Brazilian musicologist. At the Instituto Nacional de Música he studied the piano with Alfredo Bevilacqua (1924–5) and Charley Lachmund (1926–7) and harmony, counterpoint and fugue with Paulo Silva; initially he was a composer, but by the late 1920s had turned to musicology and music criticism. He became librarian of the Instituto Nacional de Música (...