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The Abel-Steinberg-Winant Trio is a trio, formed in 1984,[1] resident at Mills College, and named for its members; violinist David Abel, pianist Julie Steinberg, and percussionist William Winant. They specialize in new music from the Americas and the Pacific Rim.

They have commissioned and premiered over twenty-five works.[2] They have recordings released on record labels including CRI/New World, and New Albion,[2] as well as Tzadik.[1]

They have performed pieces by composers including Alvin Curran, Peter Garland, Lou Harrison, Lam Bun-Ching, and John Zorn.[3] Also Somei Satoh, John Harbison, Paul Dresher, Frederic Rzewski, Richard Felciano, and John Adams.[4]


  • Chris Brown: Rogue Wave
  • Peter Garland: Love Songs
  • Frederic Rzewski: New Works
  • Alvin Curran: Schtyx
  • Abel Steinberg Winant Trio: Set of Five
  • Peter Garland: Walk in Beauty
  • Lou Harrison: La Koro Sutro, Rhymes with Silver
  • Lam Bun-Ching: ...Like Water
  • John Zorn: Music for Children
  • Paul Dresher: Dark Blue Circumstance

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ a b "William Winant",
  2. ^ a b "Julie Steinberg",
  3. ^ "Abel-Steinberg-Winant Trio",
  4. ^ Baron, John H. (2010). Chamber Music: A Research and Information Guide, p.701. Routledge. ISBN 9781135848286.