Hardwood and brass quintet specialized in exploring the cable connections between Brazilian popular and classical music, the Quinteto Villa-Lobos started it is actions in 1962 with the effort of bassoonist Airton Barbosa, burning the musical objective Caravana Cultural de Pascoal Carlos Magno. Until 1964, the group performed in a number of Brazilian regions and in addition in Latin America. In 1966, their 1st LP was documented, Quinteto Villa-Lobos. Also for the reason that yr they performed, as well as Edu Lobo, Nara Leão, and Tamba Trio, in the display 5 na Bossa in the Zum Zum golf club in Rio. The display was documented live and released as an LP. In 1972, the quintet documented, with Luizinho Eça, the LP Vanguarda. Five years later on, it devoted the LP Quinteto Villa-Lobos Interpreta to choro experts like Ernesto Nazareth, Zequinha de Abreu, Paulinho da Viola, Pixinguinha, K-Ximbinho, Patápio Silva, among others. In 1979, the group documented the soundtrack from the film O Grande Palhaço. In 2000, commemorating 35 years of the profession, the quintet released the Compact disc Quinteto em Forma de Choros, documented in 1997. With Marco Pereira, Gilson Peranzzetta, Joyce, Guinga, and Água de Moringa, in 2001 the group documented the Compact disc Quinteto Villa-Lobos Convida, documenting new tracks by Joyce, Guinga, Peranzzetta, and Marco Pereira, and classics by Pixinguinha, Jacob perform Bandolim, and Ernesto Nazareth.