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Pascal ArcherHailed by the New York Times as “outstanding clarinetist”, Pascal Archer leads an active career as a chamber musician, orchestral player and teacher. He is the founder of the Exponential Ensemble since 2011. He is currently Principal Clarinet of the Glimmerglass Opera Orchestra, the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic and acting Principal Clarinet of the Princeton Symphony. He is also a former member of the New World Symphony. In recent years he has collaborated with the JACK and St. Laurence string quartets, Camerata Pacifica, the Adaskin String Trio and toured with Musicians from Marlboro.  He has performed at renowned summer festivals such as Marlboro, Mostly Mozart, UBS Verbier Orchestra, Spoleto USA and the Sun Valley Summer Symphony.  Mr. Archer is on faculty at the Manhattan School of Music Pre-college Division and Fordham University.  Originally from Québec, Canada, Mr. Archer holds degrees from the Conservatoire de Musique de Montréal, Université de Montréal, Indiana University and the Manhattan School of Music.