5th Guitar Festival features Assad brothers

2013-11-12T15:33:00Z 2014-07-01T14:22:26Z 5th Guitar Festival features Assad brothers Arizona Daily Star

The Fifth International Tucson Guitar Festival runs through Sunday with performances and workshops at the School of Music, at North Park Avenue and East Speedway.

The annual festival includes performances by some of the biggest names in classical guitar, including the Grammy-winning guitar duo Sérgio Assad and Odair Assad. The brothers will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday in Holsclaw Hall. Tickets are $20 to $30.

At 7 p.m. Friday, flamenco and classical guitarist Grisha Goryachev will perform at Holsclaw. Tickets are $15 for students, $25 for general admission through tickets.arizona.edu 

At 7 p.m. today, UA guitar students will pay tribute to Sérgio Assad with a free recital in Holsclaw. For more information on the festival, visit guitar.arizona.edu

Cathalena E. Burch

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