Artist-in-Residence Recital: Thomas Mesa, cello


Apr. 1, 2017, 3pm to 5pm

Office/Remote Location

Dr. Arturo Rando-Grillot Recital Hall


Thomas Mesa, Cuban-American cellist, is quickly establishing himself as one of the most charismatic and engaging performers of his generation with solo engagements across the United States. Thomas is the winner of the 2016 Sphinx Competition, Thaviu Competition for String Performance (Chicago, 2013), and the Alhambra Orchestra Concerto Competition. 

As a soloist, Thomas’ most recent past and present engagements include the Mainly Mozart Festival, Bargemusic, Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series, Columbia University, Carnegie Hall, The Supreme Court of The United States, Guest Artist at The Heifetz Institute and Meadowmount School of Music, Strad for Lunch Series in NYC, International Beethoven Project, Perlman Music Program Alumni Recital, and universities across the United States. His concerto engagements for this season and future seasons include The Cleveland Orchestra, Erie Chamber Orchestra, Firelands Symphony, and Elgin Symphony Orchestra.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

School of Music

Event Sponsor

UNLV School of Music