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Classical Guitar Magazine exclaims: "The maturity of musicianship and technical virtuosity ...is simply outstanding." in describing the Brasil Guitar Duo, winner of the 2006 Concert Artists Guild International Competition. Equally at home on a Classical or a World Music series, the Duo's innovative programming features a seamless blend of traditional and Brazilian works, resulting in a full global touring schedule and numerous critically acclaimed recordings.
Posted: Jun-15-2011
Latest News

200 audience members surrounded the Brasil Guitar Duo on stage at their nearly sold out performance at the Valley Performing Arts Center in Northridge, CA on October 16, 2014.

Posted: Oct-21-2014
Latest Recording

 

This long-awaited all-Brouwer CD includes "Sonata de los viajeros" written expressly for Brasil Guitar Duo. This full-length sonata in four movements was performed on the same program as the world premiere of "El arco y la lira" perforemd by the duo with cellists Yo-Yo Ma and Carlos Miguel Prieto. This historic performance took place in Havana, Cuba on October 11, 2014 as part of the Sixth Leo Brouwer Chamber Music Festival.  

Posted: Sep-16-2015
Latest Acclaim

The duo, Douglas Lora and Joao Luiz, demonstrated a level of togetherness on that opening work [Cyclops] that would be the trademark of the concert as a whole. They reconstructed Rameau’s ornate figures with stunning exactitude and skill in Luiz’s arrangement of the piece.

— Star-Telegram
Posted: Apr-16-2015
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Posted: May-16-2015