Faith Meshida, Ashan Galhena, and Tej Panchal

Faith Meshida, Ashan Galhena, and Tej Panchal

The Seahorse Trio, formed in April of 2022, is based in Atlanta, Georgia. Comprised of violinist Faith Meshida, flutist Ashan Galhena, and harpist Tej Panchal, they receive coaching from Atlanta Symphony Orchestra musicians through the Franklin Pond Chamber Music Program. They have presented volunteer performances at churches, schools, and senior living centers in the Atlanta area.

Its members have performed as part of the Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra, Emory Youth Symphony Orchestra, Emory University Symphony Orchestra, and Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony. They have attended summer programs such as Brevard Music Center and Young Artists Harp Seminar, and have recieved coaching from renowned musicians such as Judy Loman, Brandee Younger, Christina Smith, Todd Skitch, and Corinne Stillwell.

You can find the trio’s 2022 European Music Competition performance here.