"The Athenias play so very well together, and convey strongly their sheer pleasure in the music"

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Athenia Trio presents multimedia, interactive performances that feature flute, oboe, and bassoon. Athenia is a faculty ensemble at Ohio University in Athens. Founding members Alison Brown Sincoff (flute), Michele Fiala (oboe), and Matthew Morris (bassoon) have collectively performed in the United States, Canada, Italy, Germany, England, France, Russia, Japan, Panama, and Argentina. The trio was formed in 2009 and has performed across the United States from coast to coast and in Italy. They have been featured at conferences of the National Flute Association and International Double Reed Society. The ensemble dedicates itself to discovering works for the instrumentation and to adding new works to the repertoire through commissioning and arranging.


Brush Strokes

Release Date: December 11, 2020
Catalog Number: NV6320
21st Century
BRUSH STROKES from Athenia Trio features works for flute, oboe, and bassoon. The program harnesses the impressive versatility of the trio, with six pieces by six different composers, including two commissioned specially for the ensemble: Alyssa Morris’s Brush Strokes, and Robbie McCarthy's The Blind Men and the Elephant.