Gustavo Assis-Brasil is a Brazilian-American guitarist, composer, educator, and author based in Boston. He has written three books on hybrid picking and has taught at USC, Berklee, and Musicians Institute. For more information, visit gustavoassisbrasil.com.
The concept of playing two melodies simultaneously has been around for centuries. Such modern masters as Ted Greene, Jerry Reed, and Jimmy Wyble have demonstrated how these ancient principles can be applied to guitar.
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