PAWQ members include Conservatory professors Mathew Krejci, flute, Thomas Nugent, oboe, Nicolasa Kuster, bassoon, Jennie Blomster, horn, and Patricia Shands, clarinet.
Pacific Faculty Quintet Returns from Residency in Panama
The Pacific Arts Woodwind Quintet has returned from a residency in Panama at El Festival de Música de Panamá Alfredo de Saint Malo. The faculty of the festival includes prominent musicians from the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Louisiana State University, the Youth Orchestra of the Americas, the San Diego Symphony, the National Symphony of the Dominican Republic, the National Symphony of Panama, the University of the Pacific, and the University of Panama.
Two Pacific students, bassoonist Britney Watkins, and flutist Arturo Rodriguez, joined the roster of students from 11 countries of the Americas for this two week international festival.
To learn more about the festival visit their website.