The New York Times wrote of Nina Barwell’s debut recital in Carnegie Recital Hall that "her playing reflected the skill and assurance of a seasoned performer," and "she played beautifully." Nina Barwell is an active flutist in the Boston area. She plays in the Nashua Symphony Orchestra, is on the music faculty at Tufts University and the New England Conservatory Preparatory School. She has taught at the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, Ohio University School of Music, Boston University School of Music. She has performed as a soloist with the Boston Pops, played at Tanglewood and performed for two summers at the Bach Aria Festival. She has played numerous solo recitals on WGBH Radio and at Jordan Hall.
Nina Barwell is a graduate of New England Conservatory and received a M.M. from SUNY, Stony Brook. She received a Fulbright Grant to Paris, France. Her teachers include James Pappoutsakis, Jean Pierre Rampal, and Samuel Baron.