Award-winning contemporary chamber music ensemble Areon Flutes engages audiences with creative staging, theatrics and choreography. The San Francisco-based flute trio is dedicated to performing music written by living composers and has commissioned and premiered numerous compositions since forming in 2004.
Areon has appeared at Carnegie Hall, Switchboard Music Festival, Omaha Under the Radar, numerous National Flute Association conventions, as well as performing, teaching, and adjudicating at many colleges and universities nationwide. In 2008, Areon Flutes was awarded the Bronze Medal at the Fischoff Chamber Music Competition.
Areon Flutes members Jill Heinke Moen, Kassey Plaha, and Meerenai Shim can be heard on their upcoming album, No Era, to be released by innova Recordings on May 25, 2018. Previous recordings include Thrive (innova), Gossip Cats are Dancing, and Flat Out! Areon Flutes are proud to be Miyazawa Artists.