Clarinetist Pavel Vinnitsky is leading a versatile performing career, appearing regularly with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra . Previously, he has been an associate clarinetist with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and is featured on numerous Met radio and HD video broadcasts and recordings including Met Opera's Grammy-winning productions of Richard Wagner’s Ring Cycle and Thomas Ades’ Tempest. He also appeared as a guest clarinetist with the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the American Symphony, the Orchestra of St. Luke's, New York City Opera and Ballet orchestras and the American Ballet Theater Orchestra (ABT). He also holds positions of principal clarinet with the Stamford Symphony Orchestra in Connecticut and performed on numerous Broadway musical productions. In demand as chamber musician, Pavel Vinnitsky performed with the Met Chamber Players at their Carnegie Hall series as well as with the Wind Soloists of New York, the St. Luke’s Chamber Ensemble, the International Contemporary Ensemble and is on the artists roster of many international chamber music festivals. His discography includes recordings for the Deutsche Grammophon, New World and Bridge Records labels, numerous broadcasts on WQXR, CBS, Israeli National TV and Bavarian Radio as well as major motion picture soundtracks.