Montecito International Music Festival // Articles
Thomas Mesa has been added to faculty at the Montecito International Music Festival in Los Angeles, CA.
Stay Thirsty // Articles
Thomas Mesa is a very talented musician on the move both in performance and in academia and Stay Thirsty Magazine is proud to name him our THIRSTY SPOTLIGHT artist for Spring 2016.
Boston Globe // Interviews
Mesa was recently named the winner of the senior division of the 2016 Sphinx Competition, which is open to high school- and college-age Black and Latino strings players who reside in the United States. Interviewed by Emily Wright of the Boston Globe.
Performance Today with Fred Child // Articles
The Sphinx Competition is an annual event for young African American and Latino string players. On Monday's Performance Today, we'll speak to the winner and hear performance highlights from this past weekend's competition in Detroit.
The Strad // Articles
The annual Detroit contest, including senior and junior divisions, is open to black and Latino US string players.