Eight cellos, a guitar and Eroica

Fabio Mechetti, conductor
Fabio Zanon, guitar

|    Presto 2021

|    Veloce 2021

VILLA-LOBOS
CASTELNUOVO-TEDESCO
BEETHOVEN
Bachianas Brasileiras No. 1
Guitar Concerto No. 1 in D major, Op. 99
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55, "Eroica"

Fabio Mechetti, conductor

Born in São Paulo, Fabio Mechetti is the Music Director and Principal Conductor of the Minas Gerais Philharmonic since its creation in 2008. Recently, he became the first Brazilian invited to lead an Asian orchestra, being appointed Principal Conductor of the Malaysian Philharmonic. In the United States, Mechetti was Resident Conductor of the San Diego Symphony, Principal Conductor of the Syracuse Symphony, and is now Conductor Emeritus of the Spokane Symphony and the Jacksonville Symphony, after leading them for many seasons with great success. In Washington, he served as Associate Conductor for Mstislav Rostropovich in the National Symphony. With a solid career both in the USA and Brazil, Mechetti has already performed in Mexico, Peru, Venezuela, New Zealand, Spain, Japan, Scotland, Finland, Canada, Sweden, and Italy. He is also a winner of the Malko Competition and holds Master’s degrees in conducting and composition from the Juilliard School of Music.

Programa de Concerto

18 Mar 2021
Thursday, 8:30 pm

Minas Gerais Hall

19 Mar 2021
Friday, 8:30 pm

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