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Professor Fernando Meza Joins Faculty of YOA-Orchestra of the Americas and Performs with the Costa Rica-UNED Percussion Ensemble

August 7, 2017
Fernando Meza (percussion) joined the faculty of the YOA-Orchestra of the Americas for their Southern Cone Reunion Tour in July. This marked Meza's 14th year as a member of their faculty with a residency at the Teatro del Lago in Frutillar, Chile, with a tour later of Argentina where the orchestra performed in the city of Rosario and at the world renowned Teatro Colón in Buenos Aires, as well as Brazil, where they performed in Ilhabela and Sao Paulo at the Sala Sao Paulo. Percussion students selected for this year's YOA tour came from Colombia, Mexico, Chile, Venezuela, and Brazil. Earlier in June, Meza joined the Costa Rica-UNED Percussion Ensemble for the 5th International Percussion Ensemble Festival held in the city of San José.