Tripipitsiriwat Chaiphat



Chaiphat is a founder of “Thailand International Clarinet Academy”, the first clarinet training sessions and a new clarinet community for clarinetists all over the world. He extended the opportunity for young clarinetists by inviting both famous regional and international clarinetists to Thailand in order to conduct workshops, masterclasses, and on-stage performance, forming a cross-cultural relationship among clarinetists.

Currently, he is a clarinetist of Black Monster Clarinet Quartet, educator at Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music (PGVIM), a project manager of Thailand International Clarinet Academy, a clarinet instructor, and a soloist. He also gives workshops and masterclasss as invited by schools and universities all over Thailand to educate and inspire young clarinetists in remote areas.

Chaiphat has reached international standard by being granted several awards in international competitions including, 6th West Pomeranian Clarinet Festival in Szczecin, Poland (Best Artist Performance Award), Thailand World Music Championship 2013 (1st runner-up), Thailand International Wind Ensemble Competition (2nd runner up) and 8th International Music Competition and Festival for Soloist and Chamber groups 2016 (Bronze award).

Apart from competitions, he was invited to perform in Thailand and international music festivals, such as in Japan, Belgium, France, Singapore, Slovenia, Slovakia, Russia, Poland and Vietnam.

Back in school, Chaiphat graduated bachelor’s degree with second class honor in Music performance with Ms. Cassandra Fox Percival and Mr. Grzegorze Grzeszcyk at College of Music, Mahidol University. Later, with Mr. Eddy Vanoosthuyse, Principle of Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra’s supervision, h achieved master’s degree in Conservatoire Royal de Liège, Belgium with scholarship funds from 1) Classical Music Promotion under the Patronage of HRH Princess Galyani and 2) Conseil Social Règlement d’Octroi.

Chaiphat is the official performing artist of F. Arthur Uebel brand and Silverstein Works.