Jae Hyeong Park
Areas of Expertise
- Orchestral Conducting
- BA, Economics, Ajou University
- Artist Diploma, Choral Conducting, Korean National University of Arts
- MM, Orchestral Conducting, Georgia State University
Jae Hyeong Park, a DMA student and graduate teaching associate in Orchestral Conducting, is a native of Seoul, South Korea. He received his Artist Diploma in Choral Conducting from Korean National University of Arts, and his Master of Orchestral Conducting from Georgia State University. He studied conducting with Martin Behrmann, Michael Palmer, Kenneth Kiesler, Markand Thaker and Toshiyuki Shimada.
Prior to his arrival in the United States, Park developed his career as a conductor, composer and educator. He has conducted various orchestras, chorus, musicals and operas at the Korean National University of Arts, Seoul Women’s University, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Hanllym University Medical School, Romance Opera Company, Gangseo Youth Orchestra and Gangseo CEO Chorus. Outside of conducting, he composed and arranged background music for the Broadcasting System including KBS and MBC, and several of his church music compositions were published by Vitnara Publisher, Sunmin music. Before moving to Ohio State, Park served as a music director of the AMA Symphony, KOAM Philharmonic Chorus and at Korean First Presbyterian Church. He has also collaborated with various artists including Pianist Daydream, soprano Youngok Shin, violinist Ji Hae Park, K-pop vocalist Sun-Hee Lee and Young-Ae Han.