Clarinet, Principal

Hailed by the New York Times as “outstanding clarinetist”, Pascal Archer leads an active career as a chamber musician, orchestral player, teacher and founder of the Exponential Ensemble.

He is currently Principal Clarinet of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic and a former member of the New World Symphony. He has collaborated with the JACK and St. Lawrence String Quartets, Adaskin String Trio, NY Wind Soloists and toured with Musicians from Marlboro. He has been invited to perform at renowned festivals such as Marlboro, Mostly Mozart, UBS Verbier Orchestra, Spoleto USA and the Sun Valley Summer Symphony under acclaimed conductors such as James Levine, Charles Dutoit and Michael Tilson Thomas.

Mr. Archer is on faculty at the Manhattan School of Music Precollege Division, the Hunter College (CUNY), Fordham University and the New York Summer Music Festival. For more info, visit