For more than forty years Brazilian guitarist Odair Assad has been performing concerts with his brother Sérgio, in an exceptional guitar duo.  In 1998, Odair finally began performing solo recitals and recording on his own. It is of little surprise that his sublime playing has been acclaimed at every turn. About his recording of Malcolm Arnold’s short Serenade for guitar and strings  with Leo Brouwer conducting the Orquesta de Cordoba (GHA Records), Colin Cooper said “ Odair Assad reveals himself to be a soloist of awesome talents, which is no less than observation has always suggested.”


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