Guitar In DC – Andrés Segovia performs at the White House, 1979

Remember when classical guitarist, Andrés Segovia, performed at the White House in Washington, DC, 1979?

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Historical note – Classical Guitar in DC:

Remember when classical guitarist, Andrés Segovia, performed at the White House in Washington, DC, 1979?  He played an important part in bringing the guitar to US national attention.

“March 11, 1979, Andrés Segovia made a Command Performance at the White House.”Guitarra Magazine, #32, p1 (see the rest of the article at the link)

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