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Thomas Mesa, cello & Ilya Yakushev, piano

Presented by Artist Series of Tallahassee at Opperman Music Hall - Florida State University, Tallahassee FL

Oct 22 2023
Thomas Mesa, cello & Ilya Yakushev, piano

Thomas Mesa, cello & Ilya Yakushev, piano

The second concert in The Artist Series of Tallahassee concert series, 2023-24 Concert Season, Sunday, October 22, 4 PM at Opperman Hall, FSU. Also available as live stream or video at!

We invite you to attend the second concert of the season for the 2023-2024 Concert Series, The Artist Series of Tallahassee, featuring Thomas Mesa, cello and Ilya Yakushev, piano at Opperman Hall, Sunday, October 22 at 4 pm. Also available as livestream and video on our website,!

The Mesa-Yakushev Duo features Cuban-American cellist Thomas Mesa and Russian pianist Ilya Yakushev. The duo's career was launched in part by their extremely successful showcase for presenters ... view more »


How can YOU help The Artist Series of Tallahassee? Purchase a Season Passport!

Season Passport: $125, livestream and video included in the price of your passport. A password will be emailed to you.

Adult Tickets for individual concerts: $25

Senior Tickets for individual concerts: $23

Adult Tickets for livestream or video: $25; a password will be emailed to you. Must pre-purchase access to livestream or video by September 17.

Student tickets: $5, Live concert only. FSU, FAMU, TCC and high school students with a valid student ID may have access to the livestream or video at a discounted price. Please contact the Executive Director at 850-445-1616 or Must pre-purchase access to livestream or video by September 11.

Children 12 and under are admitted FREE to the live concert if accompanied by a paying adult. Adults 18 and over must purchase livestream or video for children: $25

Donations of any amount are gladly accepted. We thank you in advance for your generosity! Help us by sharing our events on FaceBook and Twitter!

Contact: 850-445-1616


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Additional time info:

There will be a 15 to 20 minute Meet the Artist Chat directly following the concert. Stay and ask the artists questions!

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


  • Gallery 1 - Thomas Mesa, cello & Ilya Yakushev, piano
  • Mesa-Yakushev Duo


  • The Borromeo Quartet comes this stunning performance of the second movement, marked, "Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato."
    at Jordan Hall at New England Conservatory in Boston, MA on March 8, 2020


Opperman Music Hall - Florida State University

114 N Copeland St., Tallahassee, FL 32304

Full map and directions


Nearby parking available.

COVID-19 Protocols

Face masks required: No
Proof of vaccines required: No
Reservations required: No
Social distancing: Yes
Limited Capacity: No
Indoor or outdoor activity: Indoors

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