Hailed by the New York Times as an “outstanding clarinetist”, Pascal Archer leads an active career as a chamber musician, orchestral player and teacher. He is the founder and Artistic Director of Exponential Ensemble and a member of the American Modern Ensemble, Principal Clarinet of the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra, the NEPA Philharmonic and Princeton Symphony Orchestra. A former member of the New World Symphony, he served for three seasons as Acting Principal Clarinet for the New Jersey Symphony and is currently a guest musician with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Past chamber music collaborations include concerts with the JACK and St. Laurence string quartets, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Camerata Pacifica and tours with Musicians from Marlboro. He has performed at renowned summer festivals such as Marlboro, Mostly Mozart and Verbier. pascalarcher.com