Tony Park, Clarinetist
Tony Park is a clarinetist currently based in South Bend, Indiana. Until May 2022, Park was a highly-active performer, educator, and repair-technician, based in Queens, New York. Park was most notably one of the clarinetists for the productions Sweeney Todd NYC, Fiddler On the Roof in Yiddish, and was the chair clarinetist for Di Kishefmakherin (The Sorceress).
As of May 2022, Park is a Master Instrument Technician of Conn-Selmer, Inc. Prior to that, he honed his repair skills while working at O. DiBella Music for three years. Park has studied repair with Mark Jacobi, Melanie Wong, and Dan Sagi. Park's clarinet teachers include: Charles Neidich (A.D. CUNY Queens College), Ayako Oshima, Guy Yehuda (B. MUS University of North Florida), Simon Aldrich (M.MUS McGill University), Peggy Mezei (University of Lethbridge), and Stan Climie (Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra).
Tony Park is extremely excited to be in South Bend, and cannot wait to learn more about Indiana, manufacturing, and gardening.