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Sergio and Odair Assad: The Fresh Air Concert

The Brazilian, guitar-playing brothers are in Philadelphia as part of their East Coast tour. They talk to Fresh Air guest host Marty Moss-Coane about their early music lessons and influences. The Assads' newest album, Alma Brasileira, features music exclusively by Brazilian composers.


Other segments from the episode on October 21, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, October 21, 1988: Interview with Sergio Assad and Odair Assad; Review of Charlie Haden, Paul Motian, and Geri Allen's album "Etudes"; Interview with Terry Riley; Review of…


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