Tim Park


American cellist Tim Park has performed as soloist with the New York Chamber Orchestra, Detroit Symphony, Orquestra Sinfonica de Venezuela, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Lithuanian National Chamber Orchestra, Palo Alto Philharmonic, Juilliard Orchestra, Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra and the Pharos Soloists. Prize winner of various international and national competitions, awards and scholarships, Tim Park has performed acclaimed recitals throughout North America and Europe. Upcoming tours include concerts in Luxembourg, Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, France, Germany, Israel, Cyprus and Japan.

An avid chamber musician, Tim Park is cellist of the Erlenbusch String Quartet based in Berlin, Germany. He is regularly invited to such festivals as the Pablo Casals Prades, Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, Klavierfestival Ruhr, Mecklenburg Vorpommern, Lucerne, Santander, Moscow, Aspen Music Festival, Kronberg Cello and the Jerusalem Chamber Music Festival performing with Elena Bashkirova, Levon Chilingirian, Alessio Bax, Vladimir Mendelssohn, Zakhar Bron, Frans Helmerson, Gary Hoffman, Alex Chaushian, Tamaki Kawakubo, Nikolaj Znaider, Michael Barenboim, Simon Gollo, violist Ori Kam, Emmanuel Pahud, Bruno Schneider and jazz hornist Till Brönner.

Park also dedicates his time to various outreach programs performing and teaching at schools and hospitals in Korea, Japan, Venezuela and the United States. Born to Korean parents, Tim Park grew up in New York and entered the Juilliard School at the age of eleven. He continued his studies at Yale University, where he studied with Aldo Parisot. He received his Diploma at the Musikhochschule Lübeck, Germany and his Konzertexamen at the Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin, Germany as a pupil of David Geringas. He has also worked with Josef Feigelson, Boris Pergamenschikov and Daniel Barenboim.

Tim Park performs on a violoncello made by Gennaro Gagliano in 1740.