Odeon is a central work of the brazilian composer Ernesto Nazareth. Odeon was the first cinema in Rio de Janeiro. Nazareth accompanied the silent movies as pianist. H. Villa Lobos who often was sitting undiscovered behind the piano was fundamentally inspired by the chôros of Nazareth. Villa Lobos Chôro N°1, the great guitar piece,has with no doubt paralleles to the Chôro "Odeon"