The internationally celebrated and groundbreaking PEN Trio bridges performance and scholarship to bring the woodwind trio to life. Passionate educators and innovators, these virtuosic performers delight and entertain with world-class artistry, and engage audiences with thoughtful conversations about the music they share. Members of the trio pour their scholarship into dynamic, colorful performances, which invigorate the traditional trio d’anches for the 21st century.
Nora Lewis, oboe
Phillip O. Paglialonga, clarinet
Eric Van der Veer Varner, bassoon