Pinquins percussion trio was established in 2008 and is based in Oslo, Norway. Members are Sigrun Rogstad Gomnæs, Johanne Byhring and Ane Marthe Sørlien Holen. Pinquins has produced and presented a number of concerts and tours in Norway, Denmark, Germany, Belgium, Holland and Australia. They have performed at festivals such as The Ultima Oslo Contemporary Festival, The Bergen International Festival, The Øya Festival, The THEMUS Festival (Gothenburg), The BrassWind Festival and collaborations with Ny Musikk (Norwegian section of the ISCM). Pinquins also tours regularly as part of The Norwegian Concert Institute’s school programme. Pinquins has received funding from The Norwegian Arts Council, Music Norway, the Fund for Performing Arts, Kulturetaten in Oslo, The Musicians’ Union of Norway, Frifond and Oslo Musikkråd and has collaborated with numerous composers.