Biography of Musica Bella Orchestra member Jean Park

Jean Park, violin, hails originally from Boston, where she performed extensively in numerous venues as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestra member. Her principal teachers include Bo Youp Hwang and Amnon Levy of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. While in high school, she won a number of local youth concerto competitions, performing Beethoven, Khachaturian, and Bruch No. 2 violin concertos. She was also concertmaster of the Greater Boston Youth Symphony and Boston University Tanglewood Institute Orchestras. In college, she studied chamber music with Robert Merfeld and toured Brazil in the summer of 2000 as a member of the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra. Having graduated from Harvard in June 2001 with an A.B. magna cum laude in economics, she now works as a high yield bond analyst at Goldman Sachs Asset Management and enjoys playing chamber music in her spare time.
      With the Musica Bella Orchestra, she has been the soloist in Beethoven’s Romance No. 2 on May 18, 2003, and the Khachaturyan Violin Concerto on February 29, 2004.

CHARTER MEMBER OF MUSICA BELLA

Musica Bella concerts: January 20, 2002; January 27, 2002; December 8, 2002; March 23, 2003; May 18, 2003; November 30, 2003; February 29, 2004; May 2, 2004

This bio last updated February 25, 2004.