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Sergio and Odair Assad: The Fresh Air Concert.

A studio concert by the Assad Brothers. The two brothers, Sergio and Odair, are from Brazil. They perform classical acoustic guitar duets, including works by 20th century South American composers. The Assads also commission works by prominent contemporary composers such as Astor Piazolla. (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane) (Rebroadcast. Original date 10/21/88).


Other segments from the episode on March 30, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 30, 1990: Interview with Sergio and Odair Assad; Commentary on the Haitian music "compas"; Interview with Paul Auster; Review of the film "Cinema Paradiso."


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