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The Boreal Trio comprises three award-winning musicians who are passionately dedicated to the art of chamber music. Clarinetist Uriel Vanchestein, violist Juan-Miguel Hernandez, and pianist Carlos Avila—prizewinners in the Geneva International Competition, International Johannes Brahms Competition, and Gina Bachauer Competition, respectively—unite through this unusual and compelling combination of instruments to bring performances of the highest caliber to audiences. The trio strives to further the repertoire for clarinet, viola, and piano with new music and arrangements of existing works. It has a strong commitment to educating and engaging new audiences around the globe. 

Posted: Sep-25-2017
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The program spanned four centuries of music from Mozart’s Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano in E-flat major K. 498 “Kegelstat” to Uriel Vanchestein’s own ‘Moment Musical.’ ... I was immediately enthralled by the warmth of the sound the Boreal Trio created, their obvious level of total comfort with each other and their connectivity.

— The Peninsula Review
Posted: Feb-22-2016
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Posted: Mar-9-2016