Brasil Guitar Duo


João Luiz and Douglas Lora

Brasil Guitar Duo, hailed by Classical Guitar magazine for its “maturity of musicianship and technical virtuosity,” announces the release of their album Ghosting on CAG Records. Featuring brand new works written for the Duo by Gerard Drozd, David Leisner, and Marco Pereira, the album also celebrates members João Luiz and Douglas Lora’s 20-year partnership and reveals their maturity as arrangers and composers.

Watch a video of Brasil Guitar Duo performing Marco Pereira’s Bate-Coxa.


1-2. Jean-Philippe Rameau: Pièces de Clavecin (arr. João Luiz)
Les Cyclopes
Gavotte avec 6 Doubles

3-9. Gerard Drozd: Suite Op. 142 (dedicated to the Brasil Guitar Duo)

10. Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras n. 4 (arr. João Luiz)

11-12. Douglas Lora: Posludio

13. João Luiz: Djavan’s Portrait

14. Egberto Gismonti: 7 Anéis (arr. João Luiz)

15. David Leisner: Ghosting (dedicated to the Brasil Guitar Duo)

16. Marco Pereira: Bate-Coxa (dedicated to the Brasil Guitar Duo)

"The duo’s timing is absolutely impeccable; everything is as clean and confidently rendered as can be." - Classical Guitar Magazine