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Classical Guitar Magazine exclaims: "The maturity of musicianship and technical virtuosity 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
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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
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This long-awaited CD, to be released by NAXOS in mid-September, includes a work written expressly for Brasil Guitar Duo, Sonata de los viajeros. The duo performed this four-movement composition last year in Havana, Cuba, at the Sixth Leo Brouwer Chamber Music Festival, on a program that also included their historic world premiere of Brouwer’s Quartet El arco y la lira in partnership with cellists Yo-Yo Ma and Carlos Miguel Prieto.

Posted: Sep-16-2015
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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