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Lane Series Presents: Sergio & Odair Assad with Avi Avital

Feb 9, 2018
7:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Music Bldg A200 (Recital Hall)

It is a huge coup for us to be able to present such incredible classical guitar and mandolin talent on the Lane Series. Brothers Sergio and Odair Assad are perhaps the most well-known and regarded duo guitar team in the world, and we are so honored to be able to host them in our hall. These Brazilian artists are renowned for their impeccable artistry, uncanny ensemble playing, and talent in both classical and traditional music. Their virtuosity has inspired a wide range of composers to write for them, including Astor Piazzolla, Terry Riley, and Francisco Mignone, and they have also worked extensively with such artists as Yo-Yo Ma, Paquito D?Rivera, and Dawn Upshaw. The Assad Brothers will be joined by Grammy-nominated Avi Avital on mandolin, who is recognized as one of the world?s most exciting and adventurous musicians and performs a variety of music from baroque, to contemporary, to klezmer. Avi has won numerous competitions and awards, performs in solo recitals and with ensembles around the world, and has collaborated extensively with Giora Feidman, Dawn Upshaw, and Richard Galliano.

Price: $40 adult / $10 student
Sponsor: Lane Series

For more information, contact Main Office at 656-4455 or laneseries@uvm.edu.

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