Sérgio Assad on Piazzolla, the Beatles, Ginastera, Transcriptions, and more

BY BLAIR JACKSON, WITH MARC TEICHOLZ | From the Spring 2018 Issue of Classical Guitar The instant we conceived of a Special Focus section on “Arranging and Transcribing for Guitar,” it was clear that Sérgio Assad would have to be part of it. After all, even though we published an interview with him just a few issues ago, that was solely about composing. He has been important and esteemed as an arranger as well, helping bring so many wonderful pieces, … Continue reading Sérgio Assad on Piazzolla, the Beatles, Ginastera, Transcriptions, and more