Tae Hong Park (South Korea)

Tae Hong Park

Tae Hong Park is a composer, bassist, and music technologist. He received his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics from Korea University in 1994 and has worked in the area of digital communication systems and digital musical keyboards at the GoldStar/LG Central Research Laboratory in Seoul, Korea from 1994 to 1998. He also holds degrees from Dartmouth College (M.A. in Electro-Acoustic Music) and Princeton University (M.F.A and Ph.D. in composition). His current interests are primarily in composition of electro-acoustic and acoustic music, technical research in multi-dimensional aspects of timbre, pattern recognition, signal processing, and automatic musical instrument classification. His music has been heard in various locations including Austria, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Ireland, South Korea, Sweden, UK, and USA; in venues, conferences and festivals including Aether Fest, Bourges, CEAIT 2000/2002, CYNETart, DIEM, Electric Rainbow Coalition, EMM 2003/2004, EUCUE Series, FEMS 2003/2005, ffmup, High Voltage, ICMC 2002/2004, Into the Soundscape V, ISMEAM 2001/2002, klangprojektionen, LACMA, LITSK 2001/2003, MATA, MAXIS, NWEAMO, Pulse Field, Reflexionen Festival, Santa Fe International Festival of Electro-Acoustic Music, SICMF 2000/2001, SEAMUS 2000/2001/2002/2004/2005, Sonorities Festival, Spark Festival, Third Practice, and Transparent Tape Music Festival. His works have been played by groups and performers such as the Argento Ensemble, Brentano String Quartet, California E.A.R. Unit, Ensemble Surplus, Wayne Dumaine, Edward Carroll, Entropy, Zoe Martlew, Nash Ensemble of London, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and the Tarab Cello Ensemble. Dr. Park is managing editor of Journal SEAMUS, serves as editorial consultant for Computer Music Journal, is Secretary for Audio Engineering Society (Louisiana Chapter) and is the conference Chair for the upcoming ICMC 2006. He is currently Assistant Professor at the Tulane University Music Department specializing in Music Science and Technology.

Tae Hong Park participates in

  • SoundLAB
  • Edition III
    curated by Melody Parker-Carter