World-class musicians Ilya Yakyshev (piano) from Russia and Cuban-American Thomas Mesa (cello) come together to create an unforgettable concert experience with international flair at Mifflin County High School on Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. Single tickets for this performance will be available at the door on the night of the performance for $25.

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Ilya Yakushev and Thomas Mesa have made names for themselves as individual musicians, and are now combining their unique talents to create a powerhouse show with international flair. Yakushev, an accomplished pianist from Russia, is known for his musical pyrotechnics on the piano. Mesa, a Cuban-American cellist, is heralded as one of the most charismatic and engaging cellists of his generation. Their concert features a unique combination of musical selections, ranging from Beethoven to Joaquin Nin.


The Mifflin-Juniata Concert Association has been presenting internationally acclaimed artists to the community for over 50 years. This all-volunteer organization is committed to enriching the cultural life of the Mifflin-Juniata area through live performances. Thanks to the generosity of Patrons and Sponsors, these concerts can be offered at affordable, family friendly prices.