Sergio and Odair Assad, guitars and Avi Avital, mandolin

February 17, 2018
800 Bagby Street, Suite 300 | Houston, TX 77002
Times: 7:30 PM
Admission: $42.50-$72.50

Zilkha Hall, Hobby Center for the Performing ArtsFrom Bach, Haydn and Debussy to Piazzolla and Brazilian choroIsraeli superstar mandolin player Avi Avital and celebrated Brazilian-born guitarists Sérgio and Odair Assad are global musical citizens, at home with an international program ranging from Bach to Brazil. The Assads, with their exceptional artistry and uncanny ensemble-playing, team up with Avital, passionate and “explosively charismatic” (New York Times) in live performance. Avi Avital is a driving force behind the reinvigoration of the mandolin repertory. The trio explore both classical repertoire reimagined for guitar and mandolin, and traditional choro music, a popular genre in Brazil known for its upbeat rhythms and bravura virtuosity.

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