Paris Myers

Bass Teacher

Paris Myers

SAA Member

Contact

Brighton, MA
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Paris Myers is a Suzuki teacher in Boston, Massachusetts. After completing both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Double Bass Performance at The Juilliard School in New York, he is now currently teaching and freelancing in the Boston area. During his time at Juilliard, Paris had the privilege of studying with the former principal or the New York Philharmonic, Eugene Levinson and the current principal, Timothy Cobb. 

Paris has a great respect for the Suzuki method, having been a Suzuki bass student starting at the age of seven. He was privileged to have worked with Dr. Dan Swaim, who was one of the founding members of the Suzuki bass method. Paris maintained a studio in Manhattan for the past three years before relocating to Boston. He was a Music Advancement Program fellow at The Juilliard School acting as peer mentor for their String Ensemble and Orchestra. He also was a Concert fellow at The Juilliard School, teaching a concert series to fifth grade students.

Paris has attended multiple festivals including National Repertory Orchestra in Breckenridge, Colorado, and Pacific Music Festival in Sapporo, Japan. Currently a substitute for New World Symphony, he frequently subs with them, most recently in their 2017 performance of the Mendelssohn Symphony No. 4 and Strauss Don Quixote with Yo-Yo Ma and Michael Tilson Thomas.  Paris has also appeared as a guest artist with Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players, most recently performing Balakirev’s Octet.