Tzuying Huang

Tzuying Huang

Clarinet, Bass Clarinet

Tzuying Huang, originally from Taipei, Taiwan, was appointed Bass Clarinet of the St. Louis Symphony in February 2015. Prior to this, she was Bass Clarinet of the Kansas City Symphony.

Huang began her music training on piano when she was five and started on the clarinet at the age nine. She completed her Bachelor of Music degree from the Taipei University of Education and moved to the United States in 2007 to study at the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University-Bloomington where she graduated with a Master’s and a Performance Diploma in Clarinet Performance studying with James Campbell. She then received a full scholarship to continue her graduate studies as a teaching assistant for Nathan Williams and as a member of the Graduate Wood Wind Quintet at the University of Texas-Austin, pursuing a Doctoral in Music and Art.

Tzuying Huang has been a member of the Banff Music Centre Orchestra, Young Artist Program of the National Arts Centre in Ottawa, Tanglewood Music Center, and the Aspen Music Festival and School where she studied with Burt Hara and Joaquin Valdepeñas for three summers as the Bass Clarinet Fellow.

Revised 5/15