Suparchai Sorathorn

Born in: –
Member Since: 2006

Additional Information

Suparchai Sorathorn has been on the faculty of the College of Music at Mahidol University since 2013 and a principle horn of the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra since 2006. At Mahidol he serves as a professor of horn and chamber music such as Horn Quartet. He is an active member of the International Horn Society. Suparchai is now coaching for Patumwilai High School Band. Suparchai has been a musician for Bangkok Symphony Orchestra and many chambers in Thailand. He holds degrees from the Sripatum University and now studying for graduated degree at Bannsomdej University. His primary teachers include Vanich Potavanich, Surapol Thanyaviboon, Nipat Kanchanahud, Vichan Chinnavirojpaisarn and also took course with Hans pizka, Philip Mayer, Stefan Dohr, and Douglas Hill.

Education Background
Present – M.M. in Administration of Music Education from Bannsomdej University
2004 – B.M. in Communication Arts (Broadcasting and horn performance) from Sripatum university

Teaching Areas
Applied horn
Chamber music
Orchestral repertoire

Work and Academic Services

Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, Principle Horn, 2006 – present
National Symphony Orchestra of Malaysia, 1st Horn,2002-2005
Bangkok Symphony Orchestra, Assistant Principle Horn, 1995-2005
Kualalumper Symphony Orchestra, 1st horn,1997-2002
Asian Youth Orchestra, Horn player, 1996-1997

Selected Performances
Brass and percussion conference – Guest Artist Solo Performance, College of Music, Mahidol University (2011)
Thailand Horn Seminar – Guest Artist Solo Performance and Masterclass, Srinakharinwirot University (2010)
Wind Instrument Festival – Guest Artist Solo Performance and Masterclass, College of Music, Rangsit University(2010)
Thailand Brass Festival at Silpakorn University – solo performance and masterclass (2009)
Brass Festival – Artist Solo Performance and Masterclass, Mifa Music Academy (2001)

Teaching and Coaching
Horn and Brass Ensemble
Music department Thai Army, 2013
Srinakarinviroj University, 2005
Panakorn University, 2003
Music department Thai Navy, 2002 – 2004
Assumption convent school, 2000
Kasetsart University, 1999 – 2007
Watsutthiwararam school, 1989 – present
Band Conductor and Horn section
Suranari school, 2012
Assumption Sriracha school, 2007 – 2008
St. Joseph Bangna school, 2005
Patumwilai school, 2002 – present
Satitkasetsart school, 2000 – 2005

Student Accomplishments
Members of Siam Sinfonietta – Wisa Nilphutsa
Horn Instructor at Kasetsart University – Nantawat Waranich
Member of Asian Youth Orchestra 2007 – 2008 ­– Chaianan Wan-in, Nantawat Waranich, Komson Dilokkunanant
Frist&Third horn in Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra – Chaianan Wan-in, Nantawat Waranich
Thailand Wind Ensemble Competition, First Prize (2009) – Horn Pure (Varaporn Sukpordee)
Horn Teacher at International School Bangkok– Varaporn Sukpordee
Yamaha Thailand Wind Ensemble Competition, Fourth prize (2008) – Assumption Sriracha school