"Diego Figueiredo is one of the greatest guitarists I’ve seen in my whole life. The world needs to listen to his music."Brazilian guitarist Diego Figueiredo is a rising star in the guitar world. He has performed in 60 countries, has 23 CDs and 3 DVDs to his credit, and has won several important competitions including the Montreux Jazz Competition and the VISA Prize Award. Diego’s virtuoso fusion of jazz, bossa nova, and classical music has excited the ears of world-class artists and audiences around the globe.
- George Benson
"I listened to your CD, Segundas Intenções, and it was a magical moment. When I go to Brazil I would like to play together with you."In the second section, Diego guides you through 8 Performance Studies, which utilize the key concepts and techniques from the previous section: Ipanema Etude, One Note Etude, Broken Bossa, Take Cinco, Todas Acalles Queses, Lelê, and El Colibri. Diego will perform the study and then break it down for you emphasizing the concepts and techniques in play.
- Pat Metheny