About Anhared Stowe
Founder, Artistic Director, and Violinist of the New World Trio, Anhared (Ann) Stowe has spent a lifetime in music as a chamber musician, teacher, Hartford Symphony Orchestra section leader, and a soloist performing with orchestras up and down the east coast and Midwest. She was recently heard on NPR’s Morning Edition, accompanying the poet Edgar Silex with works of her own composition.
About Peter Zay
Cellist Peter Zay’s musical achievements have taken him to concert halls throughout the United States, Europe, and Central America. He appears regularly on the Sunday Serenades Concert Series at the Wadsworth Athenaeum in Hartford, CT., and has traveled frequently to Spain to perform as a guest of the Quartetto Saravasti. As a member of the American Sinfonietta, he has toured to many of Europe’s leading venues, including Vienna’s Musikverein, Frankfurt’s Alte Oper, and Stuttgart’s Beethoven Saal.
About David Ballena
David Ballena, a native of Peru, is in demand for his versatility as a soloist, chamber musician and coach. Dr. Ballena has performed throughout the US and South America, including concerts at some of the nation’s most prestigious venues; the Benedict Music Tent and Harris Concert Hall as part of the Aspen Music Festival’s Summer Concert Series in Colorado, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, the Terrace Theater at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC.