A trio d'anches (literally, trio of reeds) is comprised of an oboe, a clarinet and a bassoon. We perform regularly in Wellington for investiture ceremonies at Government House, receptions at embassies and consulates, Parliament functions, private parties and musical soirées.
Individually, the members of Wellington Trio d'Anches also pursue active careers in the orchestral world, as well as teaching and performing throughout New Zealand and overseas.
Wellington Trio d'Anches members have played alongside artists including Kiri Te Kanawa, Jose Carreras, Olivia Newton-John, Dave Dobbyn, Simon O'Neill, Hayley Westenra and Lizzie Marvelly.
The musicians of Wellington Trio d'Anches are busy performers for all the country's major orchestras including the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra Wellington, Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, the Auckland Philharmonia and Southern Sinfonia.
Career highlights for members of Wellington Trio d'Anches also include performing musicals such as Phantom of the Opera, the Sound of Music, West Side Story, and film music for Lord of the Rings.