Tricia Park is a concert violinist and writer. The recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant, she has appeared in concert on five continents. She is the Artistic Director of MusicIC, a festival that explores the connections between music and literature. She is the founding member of the Solera Quartet, who was recently praised by the New York Times as “intoxicating.” She also plays in the violin-fiddle duo, Tricia & Taylor, and is the producer/host of a podcast called “Is it Recess Yet? Confessions of a Former Child Prodigy”. Tricia is a graduate of the Juilliard School and is currently an MFA candidate in the Writing program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her writing has appeared in Cleaver and Alyss magazines and F Newsmagazine. Read her story “On The Q” in Cleaver’s Issue No. 6. Get to know Tricia at www.triciapark.com.