Meneses will perform three of Bach's Cello Suites and give the American premieres of three works commissioned from contemporary Brazilian composers Marlos Nobre, Almeida Prado, and Marco Padilha.
Born in Brazil, Meneses won a gold medal at the Tchaikovsky Competition in 1982. A soloist with many orchestras, he has played chamber music with the Vermeer Quartet, Amati Quartet and Carmina Quartet. He joined the Beaux Arts Trio in 1998.
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