Antônio Martiniano da Silva Bemfica

Antônio Martiniano da Silva Bemfica Sheet Music

  • Born
    1845
  • Died
    1904
  • Birthplace
    Aiuruoca, Minas Gerais, Brasil

The Knight of the Rose, Major Antonio Silva Martiniano Bemfica, was a musician. He was born in the small town of Aiuruoca around 1840. His exact birth date is uncertain. Also there is no record in the local registry of his death, but it is known that occured in 1904. son of Captain Jose da Silva and D. Bemfica Marianna Carolina Ferreira. In Aiuruoca chaired the Municipal and Notary Chamber. He was married to Dona Adelaide Alexandrina de Souza. Bemfica composed his first works in his childhood. Ave Maris Stella one was found when it was still young. The other compositions date back to about 1880 onwards.

Title Form Instrument
Adoro te devote Cantata Choir and Orchestra
Ecce sacerdos magnus Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
Mandatum novum Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
Missa de Segunda-feira Santa Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
Missa de Terça-feira Santa Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
Missa do S.S. Coração de Jesus Sacred Mass Choir and Orchestra
Tractos e Bradados de Sexta-feira Santa Sacred Mass Solo Instrument(s) and Orchestra