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Deceptive Cadence

First Loves: Jason Vieaux's Guitar Concertos In Slow Motion

The classical guitarist recalls high school summers fueled by the voluptuous slow movements in concertos by Heitor Villa-Lobos and Joaquin Rodrigo.

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